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BA (Hons) Sociology

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Survey info

Some data is from students surveyed during the Covid-19 pandemic, which may have had an effect on their responses.
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Abertay University

1 Location : Dundee Campus

Course details


Study mode

Full time

Length

4 year course

Distance learning

Not Available

Placement year

Not Available

Year abroad

Optional

Foundation year

Not Available

Study mode

Full time

Length

4 year course

Distance learning

Not Available

Placement year

Not Available

Year abroad

Optional

Foundation year

Not Available

Student Satisfaction

92%

agreed they were satisfied with the quality of the course

Average Earnings for

19,000

£19,000

3 years after the course for Sociology, social policy and anthropology graduates at Abertay University

What you need to know about the data

  • The data is from students surveyed during the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Some courses and providers have been affected more than others.
  • The data tells you about the experience of recent students, but your experience may be different.
  • Read more about this data

92%

"Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course"

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

10 students (63% of those who were asked)

All final year students are asked to complete the National Student Survey.

The teaching on my course

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

10 students
(63% of those who were asked)

Learning opportunities

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

10 students
(63% of those who were asked)

Assessment and feedback

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

10 students
(63% of those who were asked)

Academic Support

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

10 students
(63% of those who were asked)

Organisation and management

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

10 students
(63% of those who were asked)

Learning resources

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

10 students
(63% of those who were asked)

Learning community

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

10 students
(63% of those who were asked)

Student voice

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

10 students
(63% of those who were asked)

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70%

of students are still on the course or have completed it

Source: Data for individual students collected directly from universities and colleges

Data from

35 students.

After 1 year on the course

Source: Data for individual students collected directly from universities and colleges

Data from

35 students.

What you need to know about earnings data

  • Some data is from graduates surveyed during the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Labour markets change
  • Salaries vary across regions in the UK
  • There are lots of factors that affect graduate earnings.
  • Read more about earnings

Average earnings for all full-time Sociology, social policy and anthropology courses

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in Sociology, social policy and anthropology.

This includes data from this and related courses at the same university or college. There was not enough data to publish more specific information. This does not reflect on the quality of the course.

For graduates from Abertay University

After 15 months

No data available

This is either because the course size is small or there were not enough responses to produce data. This does not reflect on the quality of the course.

After 3 years

£19,000

Typical range: £14,000 - £23,000

Data from

100 people.


Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

After 5 years

£22,500

Typical range: £16,500 - £27,000

Data from

125 people.


Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

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After 15 months

£20,000

Typical range: £18,000 - £23,500

Data from

355 people.

Students graduating during 2017-2018.

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

After 3 years

£19,500

(excludes Northern Ireland)

Typical range: £15,500 - £24,000

Data from

900 people.

91% of UK-resident Sociology, social policy and anthropology graduates from Abertay University are based in Scotland.

Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

After 5 years

£23,000

(excludes Northern Ireland)

Typical range: £18,000 - £28,000

Data from

985 people.

94% of UK-resident Sociology, social policy and anthropology graduates from Abertay University are based in Scotland.

Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

What you need to know about employment data

  • Some data is from graduates surveyed during Covid-19 pandemic
  • Labour markets vary and change over time
  • Employment and job opportunities vary across regions in the UK
  • Read more about employment

What graduates are doing 15 months after the course

Sorry, there is no data available for this course.

This may be because the course size is too small. This does not reflect on the quality of the course.

Occupation types 15 months after the course

Sorry, there is no data available for this course.

This may be because the course size is too small. This does not reflect on the quality of the course.

What you need to know about the data

Sorry, there is no data available for this course.

This may be because the course size is too small. This does not reflect on the quality of the course.

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