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Sociology with Year Abroad (Hons)

University of Birmingham

48 months
20280 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Sociology with Year Abroad (Hons) from University of Birmingham will provide you with the toolkit to form your own critical judgements on social changes reshaping the world today. 


Sociology with Year Abroad (Hons) from University of Birmingham will provide you with the knowledge and skills to critically engage issues such as globalisation, the changing nature of work and the family, gender roles and sexuality, multiculturalism, the impact of the media and information technologies, and new forms of politics. 


Our graduates enter a variety of occupations including management training, social and market research, policy and campaigns, the media, law and teaching. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Self and Society
  • Media and Society
  • Global Societies
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Poverty, Class and Inequality
  • 'Sociology of Race' and Ethnicity - A Global Perspective
  • Punishment in a Global Context
  • Comparative Social Policy
  • Education, Policy and Social Justice
  • Terror, Threat and Security
  • Contemporary Issues in Housing Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

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480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Number of A levels required: 3
  • Typical offer: ABB
  • T Levels: all subjects considered; Standard offer: Distinction overall with B in the Core Component
  • BTEC Extended Diploma, Diploma and Subsidiary Diploma are all considered.
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: 6,5,5 at Higher Level with a minimum of 32 points overall.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20280 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20280 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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