United Kingdom

University of the West of England

151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, Avon, BS16 1QY, United Kingdom

University of the West of England

Sociology (with Foundation Year)

Sociology investigates people's relationship with society to gain a better understanding of what shapes their behavior, beliefs and attitudes. In a rapidly changing social landscape, you will explore the cultural, political, economic and human factors that influence the way we live. You will develop knowledge which will enrich your life and transferable skills which will improve your career prospects - from the ability to evaluate evidence, approach issues from multiple perspectives and apply theory, to expertise in research, analysis and communication. BA(Hons) Sociology at UWE Bristol focuses on making a difference to self and society.With a wide choice of specialisms and the support of staff who are leaders in their field, you will engage with real-world sociological issues and be encouraged to develop fresh insights and innovative solutions that improve people's lives. At the same time, undertaking real-world activities such as volunteering, placements and internships will enable you to apply your knowledge and enhance your professional skills.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time including foundation year
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Frenchay Campus,Bristol
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,250