Sociology is available at The University of Northampton as a single honours BA (Hons) Sociology undergraduate degree, or can be combined with other subjects to achieve a BA/BSc Sociology (Joint Honours).
Sociology at The University of Northampton consists of a range of compulsory modules which introduce students to key sociological theories, debates and research methods. Students also choose from a range of specialised modules including topics such as crime, gender, race, the media and globalisation and development.
Students gain a good grounding in research methods and have opportunities for practical application of research skills. Single honours students undertake a research placement in their second year.
The course is designed to promote employability skills and students benefit from careers guidance experts and careers fairs.
The Sociology division also offers a postgraduate MA International Relations.
For more information about Sociology at The University of Northampton, please contact Peter Whittaker or call the course enquiries line on 0800 3582232.