Optional Placement Year

BSc Sociology

Aston University
En Birmingham (Inglaterra)

$ 323.209
+ IVA
*Precio Orientativo
Importe original en GBP:
£ 14.000

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Tipología Bachelor's degree
Lugar Birmingham (Inglaterra)
Duración 3 Years
Inicio Septiembre 2018
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Birmingham (Inglaterra)
  • Duración:
    3 Years
  • Inicio:
    Septiembre 2018
Descripción


Our Sociology course will provide you with an in-depth understanding of social processes, organisational dynamics and inter-group relationships. It combines an introduction to specific skills such as research design, use of comparative method, written and oral presentation with an emphasis on social change. Strengths of the programme include its research-led nature and focus on key contemporary social issues, social policy and decision making, global trends and international comparisons.

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Requisitos: A-levels: BBB from 3 A-levels. General Studies accepted. IB: 32-33 points in the IB diploma including TOK/Bonus points. Standard level Maths and English 5 required. Access: Pass Access to HE Diploma with Merit in each module. Humanities or Social Sciences Access course preferred, but other courses considered on an individual basis. BTEC: National Extended Diploma DDD. Mix of Diploma/ Subsidiary Diploma/A-levels acceptable. We accept a wide range of UK, EU and International qualifications: please contact us for further advice. GCSE English Language and Maths Grade C/4.

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Dónde se enseña y en qué fechas

inicio Ubicación
Sep-2018
Birmingham
West Midlands, B4 7ET, West Midlands, Inglaterra
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inicio Sep-2018
Ubicación
Birmingham
West Midlands, B4 7ET, West Midlands, Inglaterra
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¿Qué aprendés en este curso?

Sociology
Global
Research methods
Research Design
Understanding difference and diversity
Written and oral presentations
Use of comparative methods
Becoming a Social Scientist
Optional placement
Understanding Social Divisions
Contemporary Social Theory
Understanding of social processes
Understanding difference and diversity
Understanding of social processes

Temario

Sample module options: The modules below are indicative only. When an offer is made, students will receive a detailed programme specification which forms part of our terms and conditions. Year 1

Core modules:
Social Theory I
Social Issues
From Social Problems to Public Policies
Understanding Social Divisions A
Understanding Social Divisions B
Becoming a Social Scientist

Year 2

Core modules:
Contemporary Social Theory
Research Methods
Advanced Contemporary Social Theory
Advanced Research Methods

Optional modules:
Government and Management
Global Society
Embodiment and Feminist Theory
CSI: Crime, Subversion and Injustice
Environmental Policy
Media and Society
Kith and Kin: Family in a Social Context
The Social Life of Stuff
Health Matters
Race and Racisms
Contested Cities and Changing Neighbourhoods

Year 3

Optional placement year

Final Year

Core modules:

Dissertation

Optional modules:
Ageing, Society, Policy
Work, Organisations and Society
Racism, Class and Gender
Contemporary Social Movements
Corporate Power in a Globalised World
Sport, Culture and Society
Pregnancy and Politics: Cultural Norms and Family Policy
Learning to Labour?
Education and Society
Religion and Society
International Migration and Policy
Popular Music and Society
Health Policy
Challenges for Climate Change
The Citizen and the State
Food and Society in a Global Context