University of East London

Course Introduction

The BSc Sociology at UEL is different because it offers a: ' Professional route through sociology ' Wide range of module choice ' Offers distinctive policy focus ' Strong focus on employability ' Develop specialist knowledge in a range of areas from criminology; education; community studies/development; health studies, international development; psycho'social studies and social enterprise ' Wide range of opportunities for professional development relatively unique in the field including a placement module ' Very high rates of student satisfaction.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £14,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
BSc (Hons) £2,250  Module. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • European Baccalaureate 65%
  • International Baccalaureate 25
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • BTEC National Award
  • GCE A-level BBC
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate

Key Course Information

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86% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 67%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 82%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 79%

70% Go on to work and/or study

In work 50
Studying 5
Studying and working 15
Unemployed 20
Unknown 15

22% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 5%

Total Coursework: 93%

Total Practical: 2%

£4,095 - £4,349
Typical cost of university accommodation

£3,536 - £4,784
Typical cost of private accommodation