Undergraduate BA (Hons)


Question and explore the workings of our everyday world and equip yourself with the skills to examine the taken-for-granted 'facts' about how society is organised.


Course Overview

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  • Main location

    City Campus
  • Attendance

  • Duration

    3 Years
  • Start date

    18 Sep 2023

Develop your critical, analytical and interpretive skills and forge a deeper understanding of the world around you.

As part of this course you’ll:

  • Examine social theory, class, gender, culture, the media, globalisation, and urban sociology
  • Learn about changes and tensions in society and come to recognise how and why they develop
  • Complete a range of innovative and creative assessments and research-based assignments
  • Pick from a variety of modules to shape your course to your career interests

Our careers advisors will be on hand to offer guidance on your future career and to help you recognise and sharpen your employability skills. This course will develop your transferable skills in team working, time management, and written and oral communications.

Our graduates have established rewarding careers in a variety of fields, including marketing, advertising, social work, teaching and with charity, voluntary and community groups.

Why study Sociology at Leeds Beckett University...

  1. 90% of students from BA (Hons) Sociology were in work or further study 15 months after graduating*
  2. Study abroad options available
  3. Access to specialist facilities
  4. Research-led teaching

* 2018/19 graduating students, Graduate Outcomes

BA (Hons) Sociology BA (Hons) Sociology student Charlotte talks about her experiences at Leeds Beckett.