University Subject Tables 2011

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    Sociology
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Sociology

CUG Rank University Name Entry Standards
Entry Standards
The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the University.

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Student Satisfaction
Student Satisfaction
A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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Research Assessment
Research Assessment
The average quality of the research undertaken in the University.

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Graduate Prospects
Graduate Prospects
A guide to the employability of graduates on completion of their courses at the University.

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Overall Score
Overall Score
The total score calculated by our independent and trusted methodology.

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2011 2010
31 19 Aberdeen 327 4.17 2.60 42 89.1
86 74 Abertay Dundee 225 42 79.2
77 - Anglia Ruskin 246 3.59 42 80.5
36 34 Aston 338 3.65 1.85 58 88.0
45 49 Bangor 263 3.95 2.20 48 86.2
3 2 Bath 375 3.91 3.10 70 96.1
65 55 Bath Spa 244 4.10 46 83.0
50 37 Bedfordshire 182 3.95 2.50 50 85.2
24 26 Birmingham 358 4.01 1.95 60 90.5
48 57 Birmingham City 228 3.96 2.15 50 85.4
20 17 Bolton 4.25 2.25 90.9
82 84 Bradford 213 3.88 38 79.9
47 53 Brighton 290 3.69 2.21 46 85.7
8 5 Bristol 372 3.70 2.40 70 93.0
34 32 Brunel 295 3.74 2.45 56 88.6
77 80 Buckinghamshire New 216 3.83 42 80.5
1 1 Cambridge 502 4.16 2.65 74 100.0
66 68 Canterbury Christ Church 212 4.01 50 82.5
25 23 Cardiff 350 3.75 2.70 52 90.3
57 61 Central Lancashire 235 4.03 58 84.6
55 53 Chester 249 3.80 62 84.9
42 42 City 284 3.68 2.30 54 87.2
68 77 Coventry 267 3.83 42 82.0
88 89 Cumbria 228 3.74 32 78.7
82 91 Derby 242 3.94 32 79.9
5 4 Durham 406 3.90 2.65 64 94.5
40 52 East Anglia 319 4.19 56 87.3
59 46 East London 171 3.98 2.20 50 84.0
73 60 Edge Hill 236 3.78 81.2
6 13 Edinburgh 406 4.00 2.75 56 93.7
40 50 Edinburgh Napier 260 4.13 1.55 62 87.3
12 17 Essex 317 4.01 2.85 60 92.2
13 21 Exeter 359 4.08 2.70 54 92.1
61 81 Glamorgan 233 3.74 60 83.9
27 13 Glasgow 372 4.08 2.25 48 90.0
44 36 Glasgow Caledonian 305 4.10 2.15 42 86.7
79 79 Gloucestershire 254 4.09 30 80.4
26 29 Goldsmiths College 265 3.97 2.85 58 90.2
62 69 Greenwich 222 3.81 1.85 50 83.8
64 67 Huddersfield 207 4.04 1.70 83.1
63 63 Hull 260 4.05 48 83.6
30 40 Keele 305 3.70 2.75 56 89.6
28 30 Kent 277 3.86 2.95 54 89.7
67 71 Kingston 218 3.72 1.70 46 82.1
13 15 Lancaster 355 4.02 2.80 54 92.1
9 9 Leeds 363 3.89 2.95 56 92.7
79 86 Leeds Metropolitan 243 3.90 36 80.4
10 20 Leicester 4.05 2.10 70 92.3
52 55 Lincoln 255 4.10 56 85.1
38 39 Liverpool 346 3.96 1.95 46 87.5
87 88 Liverpool John Moores 207 3.93 34 79.1
84 - London Metropolitan 190 3.76 42 79.5
3 8 London School of Economics 426 3.82 2.40 76 96.1
74 72 London South Bank 194 3.75 50 81.0
16 6 Loughborough 338 3.88 2.40 66 92.0
34 28 Manchester 377 3.47 2.85 42 88.6
59 66 Manchester Metropolitan 244 3.85 2.15 42 84.0
81 89 Middlesex 176 3.80 48 80.3
28 22 Newcastle 348 3.98 2.50 48 89.7
71 83 Northampton 252 4.01 40 81.8
33 38 Northumbria 280 4.00 2.20 58 88.7
21 26 Nottingham 337 3.78 2.50 60 90.8
49 51 Nottingham Trent 246 3.83 64 85.3
38 42 Oxford Brookes 324 3.99 2.01 48 87.5
52 65 Plymouth 265 3.78 2.15 46 85.1
37 35 Portsmouth 285 4.04 2.40 48 87.8
31 32 Queen's, Belfast 340 3.81 2.60 48 89.1
46 44 Robert Gordon 245 4.04 1.40 62 86.0
72 70 Roehampton 218 3.66 2.05 38 81.6
43 61 Salford 244 3.77 2.45 54 86.9
22 12 Sheffield 344 3.82 2.80 52 90.7
69 74 Sheffield Hallam 245 3.69 48 81.9
18 10 SOAS 3.70 2.95 91.2
16 25 Southampton 373 4.02 2.83 50 92.0
69 59 St Mary's 204 4.03 48 81.9
50 58 Staffordshire 222 3.92 1.85 56 85.2
19 15 Stirling 305 4.00 2.60 60 91.0
23 23 Strathclyde 352 4.07 1.95 60 90.6
84 84 Sunderland 199 3.68 1.45 40 79.5
7 6 Surrey 350 4.12 2.75 60 93.3
10 11 Sussex 348 3.96 2.55 62 92.3
52 48 Teesside 241 3.95 1.95 50 85.1
55 47 Ulster 243 4.06 2.65 34 84.9
89 87 UWIC, Cardiff 241 3.21 24 75.6
2 3 Warwick 389 4.06 2.70 72 96.2
75 78 West of England, Bristol 264 3.77 1.65 32 80.9
76 81 Westminster 226 3.84 42 80.8
57 45 Worcester 229 3.77 64 84.6
13 30 York 334 4.03 2.85 56 92.1

Since the Subject Tables were published on Monday 12 May, some errors have been brought to our attention which have resulted in a revised set of Subject Tables being posted on Tuesday 27 May. Most changes in rank are small.

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Maximum scores:
Student Satisfaction 5.00    Facilities spend N/A
Research Assessment 4.00    Good Honours 100.0
Entry Standards N/A    Graduate Prospects 100.0
Student Staff Ratio N/A    Completion 100.0
Academic Services Spend N/A    Overall Score 1000.0

Reference to the 1994 Group in the 2014 tables and  onwards has been removed following the decision of the group to disband in November 2013.

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