Close icon

Personalise what you see on this page.

Choose from the options below. We'll show you information based on your current location as default.

I'M FROM

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LIVING IN

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LOOKING FOR

  • Undergraduate courses
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.
Viewing as a student from United States living in United States interested in Undergraduate courses
UCAS CODE: L3L0

Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Abertay Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    12-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Sociology involves thinking critically about the world around you to develop an understanding of how people engage and interact in groups, institutions and societies. The degree covers everything from death and religious belief to social media use and digital surveillance. It provides graduates with a wide range of transferable skills, valuable for many industries.Abertay’s BA (Hons) Sociology degree is delivered within the School of Business, Law and Social Sciences. It is designed to provide an understanding of how individuals shape and are shaped by the social contexts they inhabit. It equips graduates with the aptitudes and capabilities that public and private sector employers demand, including how to: analyse complex issues; engage in critical thinking; communicate to a variety of audiences; develop innovative solutions to real world challenge. The course has a work placement. A module, Community Links, is an opportunity to take up a work placement in a public or voluntary sector organisation throughout the final year. Abertay is ranked: • UK University of the Year 2021 - Teaching Quality (The Times/ Sunday Times Good University Guide)• UK Top 10 - Student Satisfaction & Teaching (Guardian Good University Guide 2021)• UK Top 10 - Student Satisfaction (National Student Survey 2020)

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 14,000per year

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

Entry requirements

University information

Abertay University

  • University League Table

    109th

  • Campus address

    Abertay University, Bell Street, Dundee, Dundee, City Of, DD1 1HG, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    43rd out of 105 8

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    142 73%

    17th

    14
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    55 55%

    29th

    26
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.20 84%

    10th

    2

Suggested courses

Liverpool John Moores University
SIMILAR RANKING

Sociology with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

Liverpool John Moores University

Sociology league table

42
City, University of London
MOST VIEWED

Media, Communication and Sociology BSc (Hons)

City, University of London

University league table

52

Is this page useful?

Yes No

Sorry about that...

HOW CAN WE IMPROVE IT?

SUBMIT

Thanks for your feedback!