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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Newman University

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    19-SEP-22

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This course will run from **September 2022** subject to a successful validation. Validation is a standard academic process that ensures the content of a course is up to date with current research and academic thinking and also relevant to the requirements of the potential employment market place.Sociology is an exciting discipline which studies societies. Our Sociology programme will provide you with opportunities to explore and makes sense of the ways in which:societies are structured and our role within theminequalities are created and experienced by some groups more than otherssocial hierarchies and structures are reinforced over time • individuals experience their everyday lives and the impact of the status quo‘common-sense’ thinking shapes the ways individuals, groups and societies go about ‘doing things’, both locally and globally.You will also be introduced to research design and research methods to support your understanding of how data is gathered, interpreted and used, as well as enabling you to undertake your own research project normally in your final year of study.The BA (Hons) Sociology is a modular programme delivered over 3 years (fulltime route). If offers students the opportunity to develop skills and experience in independent critical thinking and the application of theoretical concepts to real world problems. You will gain employability experience through work-related learning in your second year and through the inclusion of employer led live briefs throughout the programme. You will be encouraged to consider topical debates and discourses including, for example, climate change and sustainability, poverty and social justice. Newman will support you to achieve your academic aspirations.You will cover a range of areas across your three years of study and examples of the subject areas you may cover include:- Understanding Society Using the Sociological Imagination - Sociological Theories – Classic and Contemporary- Social Construction of Crime and Deviance- Sociological Research Methods- Popular Culture- Race, Racism and SocietyOur teaching is informed by research, and modules change periodically to reflect developments in the discipline.

Application deadline

15 January

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A level : CCC

You should aim to achieve 96 UCAS points including a minimum of CC at A Level towards the total tariff.

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University information

Newman University, Birmingham

  • University League Table

    121st

  • Campus address

    Newman University, Genners Lane, Bartley Green, Birmingham, Birmingham, B32 3NT, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    96th out of 105 13

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    91 47%

    96th

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    n/a

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.23 85%

    9th

    5

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