BASS Sociology and Philosophy / Overview

Year of entry: 2020

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer
ABB
Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)

BBB

Typical International Baccalaureate offer
6,5,5 at Higher level, 34 points overall.  Applicants taking English Language A must achieve grade 4 at Higher or Standard level.  Applicants offering English Language B must achieve grade 5 at Higher level and grade 6 at Standard level.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • Debate difficult issues, developing strong transferable skills in independent thinking, research and analysis.
  • Explore how societies are structured and organised.
  • Enjoy the opportunity to study abroad for a semester, and graduate fully prepared for employment or further study.
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Open days

The university organises open days every year in June and October. These are an opportunity to find out more about the course, meet students and staff, and tour the campus.

You will also get the opportunity to find out more about accommodation, finance, study abroad, and our facilities.

If you apply and receive an offer, we will invite you to a visit day where you will have the opportunity to learn more about the School of Social Sciences (SoSS), teaching and learning, study opportunities and student life.

For more information, see  Open days

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2020 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £19,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Contact details

School/Faculty
School of Social Sciences
Contact name
Social Sciences Undergraduate Admissions
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 1473
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 4751
Email
Website
http://www.manchester.ac.uk/socialsciences
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