Philosophy and Sociology complement each other, giving you a deeper understanding of human behaviour, social norms, morality, and the workings of the mind. You will study some of the greatest and most influential thinkers whilst exploring the relationship between self and society.
Careers and skills
Skills in analysis, creative problem solving and clear communication are essential to Philosophy, and these are all attributes valued by employers.
During your Philosophy - Sociology (Hons) degree from University of York you will engage with social, political, cultural, ethical and value issues, giving you insight into diverse contemporary problems and directly applying your skills to issues the world faces. Researching and responding to other people's work and views will give you essential skills for the workplace. You'll work individually and in collaboration with others, building essential analysis and team-working skills.
Philosophy graduates are equipped to enter a variety of jobs from health service management to banking, from tourism to government. Some continue in academic study and research, or take professional or vocational training to prepare for careers in, for example, education or law.
Previous Philosophy and Sociology graduates have gone on to a range of careers including:
- Central and local government
- Media and the creative industries
- IT management
- The health sector
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- Ancient Philosophy
- Reason and Argument
- Early Modern Philosophy
- Beginning Philosophy
- Cultivating a Sociological Imagination
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- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesSociology Philosophy & Ethics View 510 other Bachelors in Philosophy & Ethics in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Access to Higher Education Diploma
- 36 credits at Distinction and 9 credits at Merit or higher
BTEC National Extended Diploma
- D3, D3, M2
- 35 points
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International18350 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 18350 GBP per year during 36 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
Living costs for York
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
- UK government loans
- UK scholarships and bursaries
- International scholarships
- Country-specific funding
- US loans
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.