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UCAS CODE: VL52

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences - BASS

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Our BA in Philosophy and Politics course is one of the pathways within the BA Social Sciences degree.It is ideal if you want to keep your options open or study specific topics, such as race, class, crime or religion, from a variety of different perspectives.This flexible degree lets you study at least three subjects in the first year, and in the second and third year deepen your understanding of the subjects you feel passionate about.The six main subject areas are:- Criminology - The study of the causes and consequences of crime.- Philosophy - The study of the nature of knowledge, truth and values. It encourages greater consideration of our reasoning, judgement and ethics.- Politics - The study of human organisation, government and power, political systems and institutions.- Quantitative Methods - The study of data and analysis to understand the social world.- Social Anthropology - The study of societies and cultures across the globe in comparative perspective.- Sociology - The study of society and examines issues such as social inequalities and forms of everyday life.You are not tied to the course code you apply to on UCAS, and have the option to change after Year 1.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 19,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Manchester

  • University League Table

    17th

  • Campus address

    The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PL, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    20th out of 52 7

    21st out of 85 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 218
    162 76%

    13th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%

    19th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.90 78%

    43rd

    26
  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    161 74%

    18th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    78 78%

    19th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.96 79%

    53rd

    5

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