Investigating the most interesting questions about society and the individual's place within it, our Department of Sociology is one of the UK's best and a world leader in the development of social-research methodology.
Our sociology programmes are ranked top ten by the Guardian University Guide 2017 and The Complete University Guide 2017.
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"Studying Sociology allows you to think about what you are learning in a different way to many other subjects, and allows you to link these ideas with the world around you, both in the past and present day."
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