This course is an exciting opportunity to develop the knowledge and understanding of one of the key disciplines in the field of social sciences. You will get to study a range of subjects as part of your sociology course including identity construction, family relationships, criminality and globalisation. Your studies will provide you with a wide range of knowledge and understanding in contemporary sociological theory and practice. Alongside studying key substantive areas of sociology, you will have an opportunity to undertake research into a variety of areas of social life. Your course will also provide you with an opportunity to undertake professional work placements that will enhance your future employability and opportunities. The combination of modules offered will make your sociology degree relevant and useful to you when you enter a variety of careers. It is anticipated that graduates will enter careers in education, social work, the charity sector, social services, teaching, the Criminal Justice System and business. The programme aims to produce confident, articulate, knowledgeable and critical graduates with the transferable skills to enable them to enter a wide range of graduate roles.