What will I learn?

Sociology is dedicated to the study of social life as found in groups, institutions and societies. It provides the critical tools for understanding all aspects of social conduct, from face-to-face interactions to how economic forces shape and are shaped by global society.This course uses a wide range of approaches to help you learn the methods and ideas needed to make your own contribution to understanding and improving society.Distinctive featuresModules on offer reflect staff research interests across a range of sociological concerns and approaches, for example education, work and globalization; urban and everyday life; social media, culture and consumption; health; migration and ethnic relations.The opportunity to study a credit-bearing placement module.The opportunity for you to learn in a School that was ranked 3rd in the UK for research quality in sociology and 5th for education in the 2014 Research Excellent Framework (REF).The involvement of research-active staff in teaching.The emphasis on independent learning in a research-led environment.The variety of modules on offer in a multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary School.

Which department am I in?

School of Social Sciences

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£18,700.00 (US$ 25,738) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

26 September 2022

Venue

Main Site - Cardiff

30-36 Newport Road,

Cardiff,

CF24 0DE, Wales

Entry requirements

For students from United States

AAB-ABB for applicants taking A Level Maths and Physics. For applicants taking A Level Maths only (NO PHYSICS) A*BB with A* in A Level Maths.This offer excludes general studies and critical thinking.A pass in the science practical is normally required.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About Cardiff University

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  • Ranked in the world’s top 100
  • Based in one of the safest capital cities in Europe
  • High quality teaching with highly qualified teaching staff
  • Recently invested GBP 600m in its facilities