A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a sociology/policy discipline such as criminology, organisational studies, cultural studies, media studies, film studies or human geography.
Months of entry
- knowledge in key areas of sociology including identity, citizenship, social transformation, social inequalities, sexuality, health and others
- an understanding of the variety of philosophical principles and epistemological frameworks that underpin approaches to social inquiry
- an understanding of the way social divisions are generated as structures of power and patterns of inequality, and how these are reproduced and transformed over time.
Information for international students
To study this course you need to meet our Band 3 English Language requirements: Direct Entry : IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.
Fees and funding
See our course fees and funding web page.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Karyn McCloud, Clerical Officer (Postgraduate Taught), School of Geography, Politics and Sociology
- +44 (0) 191 208 7200