Sociology & Social Anthropology BA (Hons)

Why study BA (Hons) Sociology & Social Anthropology at BU?

  • This course emphasises contemporary social and political perspectives, discovering societies and cultures all over the world in the present and sometimes also in the past
  • Learn from expert sociologists and social anthropologists, as well as biological and archaeological anthropologists and criminologists 
  • You’ll develop your skills, knowledge and employability through applying theory to contemporary, real world challenges
  • Choose from either a 30-week ‘sandwich’ placement, or a shorter four-week placement – which could give you a professional skillset and crucial contacts as well as potentially making you more employable
  • Develop your own piece of research based on a topic that interests you, or aligns itself with your future career or study plans, in your final year dissertation.

What can you achieve with a Sociology & Social Anthropology degree? 

This course can open up a range of career options once you graduate. You’ll develop a variety of research and analytical skills, in addition to gaining detailed knowledge of current practical social challenges and civil, critical-thinking capabilities, all skills that are sought after by employers.

BA (Hons) Award
September Start
Full-time Study Mode
3 years Duration
LL36 UCAS Code

Entry Requirements For This Course

For September 2022 and September 2023 entry: 104 - 120 UCAS tariff points including a minimum of 2 A-levels or equivalent. BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM. T Levels: Merit (120 UCAS tariff points)

Required subjects: All subjects considered.

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