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History and Sociology BA (Hons)

University of Sheffield

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    25-SEP-23

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

By studying both history and sociology, you'll develop an understanding of past societies and patterns of social change.History modules cover past societies from the late Roman through to the modern period, addressing political, social and cultural themes in history. You'll learn to exercise independent judgement, to be critical of accepted opinion and to present your arguments effectively.Sociology modules cover the fundamentals of sociological analysis. Subjects include crime and deviance, religion and belief, migration, surveillance, race and racism and new genetics. You will also learn research and information retrieval techniques. graduates working for organisations such as the Imperial War Museum, the National Archives, BBC Online and the Guardian.

Application deadline

25 January

Tuition fees

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£ 20,000per year

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University information

University of Sheffield

  • University League Table

    28th

  • Campus address

    University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, Sheffield, S10 2TN, England

Pathway programmes are available to help students with English as a second language and different educational backgrounds prepare for their academic career.
With nearly 11,000 international students, Sheffield is a diverse, welcoming city that’s celebrated for its safety and strong sense of community and culture.
The university offers a range of scholarships for high-achieving international students who demonstrate excellent academic potential.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    15th out of 91 2

    46th out of 105 35

  • Entry standards

    / Max 213
    150 77%

    21st

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70.0 70%

    15th

    4
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.95 79%

    45th

    10
  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    143 67%

    22nd

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    36.0 36%

    85th

    79
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.76 75%

    49th

    37

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