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UCAS CODE: L300

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Social Science (with Honours) - BSocSc (H)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

The BSocSc Sociology degree is the study of social life and social change. It adopts the perspective that individual behaviour can only be understood by studying people's social context and their webs of connection.An investigative `myth-busting' discipline, we critically examine core assumptions about social life.Research and teaching are often motivated by the desire to improve or challenge the conditions of life and society, and sociology provides a critical perspective on how and why we might change our social worlds.Lecturers are engaged in research on a range of sociological topics, specialisms include: - social division and inequality; - social movements; - sustainability and environment; - social theory; - globalisation and social change; - cultural practices and consumption; - media and technology; - work and economy; - personal life (family, intimacies and sexualities); - survey methods and qualitative research; - cities and urban life; and - ageing and social gerontology.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 19,500per year

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A level : ABB

Typical Contextual Offer: BBBApplicants must be studying at least one of the following A Level subjects: Accounting; Economics; Finance; Business Studies; Development Studies; Government and Politics; Economic and Social History; Mathematics; Anthropology; Sociology; Philosophy; Religious Studies; English Language; English Literature; Geography; Psychology; Classical Civilisation; History; Archaeology; Communication Studies; Environmental Studies; World Development; Biology; Chemistry; Physics; Modern Languages.

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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

    11th out of 102 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    152 77%

    13th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    66 66%

    30th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.98 80%

    60th

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