BA Sociology and Data Analytics / Overview
Year of entry: 2021
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- Degree awarded
- Bachelor of Arts (BA)
- 3 or 4 years
- Typical A-level offer
- 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.
Changes to International Baccalaureate Diploma Mathematics Courses from September 2019, first examination 2021. We are aware of the planned changes to the IB Mathematics curriculum. IB students will be able to choose from Mathematics: analysis and approaches and Mathematics: applications and interpretation. We will accept these two courses at SL or HL.
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- Learn theories about the workings and organisation of societies, and how to contrast these theories in real life, using data analytic and data science techniques.
- Learn how to use data and data analytic methods to understand sociological trends, predict and classify sociological phenomena and map and analyse complex network relationships between social agents and organisations
- Learn to use a variety of statistical software used in government, industry, and academia, including R, SPSS and other popular packages.
- Enjoy the opportunity to study abroad or complete a professional placement on a four-year optional course.
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