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History and Sociology (3 Years) [BA]
Examine societies past and present from historical and sociological perspectives.

History and Sociology (3 Years) [BA] / Overview

Year of entry: 2017

Degree awarded
3 years
Typical A-level offer
Grades ABB (not inc Gen Studs) to include Grade A in History or Sociology.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

34 points overall (core points accepted), including grades 5 or 6 in three Higher level subjects, one of which must be either History or Sociology.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
Approx 25 / 100
How to apply
Apply through UCAS
Apply through UCAS
UCAS course code
UCAS institution code

Course description

On this course you study past and present societies from both a historical and a sociological perspective, comparing and contrasting these two important ways of studying human society.  You will have the opportunity to study a wide historical and geographical range of periods and cultures.  You will gain a thorough sociological understanding of contemporary and practical social affairs and an understanding of their origins and development.


Fees for entry in 2017 have not yet been set. For entry in 2016 the tuition fees were £9,000 per annum for home/EU students, and are expected to increase slightly for 2017 entry.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Contact name
Mrs Gail Dickinson
+44 (0)161 306 1251
+44 (0)161 275 3098
Academic department overview

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