Social Policy with Sociology

Ulster University - Belfast


Course Name Social Policy with Sociology
Course Provider Ulster University - Belfast
Course Code L4LH
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

Expand+Start date: September 2023

Deadlines for on-time applications

2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on wh...

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Expand+Course duration, full-time mode, is three years.

Students are required to study six 20-credit modules at level 4 (year 1), six at level 5 (year 2), and six at level 6 (year 3), totaling 180 credits at each level. Each module will normally involve ...

Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Entry Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate
104 UCAS Tariff points to include a minimum of five subjects (four of which must be at Higher Level) to include English at H6 if studied at Higher Level or O4 if studied at Ordinary Level.
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Comment Associate awards
Diploma in Professional Practice DPP
Diploma in International Academic Studies DIAS
Course Content

This course addresses key questions around human need, welfare, inequality and sociological concepts and debates.

In an increasingly uncertain and fast-changing world, questions around human need, welfare, inequality and wealth ...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment methods vary and are defined explicitly in each module. Assessment can be via one method or a combination e.g. examination and coursework . Assessment is designed to assess your achievement of the module’s stated learning outcomes. You c...

Work Placement

Expand+Work placement / study abroad
Work-based Learning: A valuable, highly-praised and long-standing feature of the Social Policy Single Honours degree programme is a full-time 6-week ‘placement’ in semester 3 of Year 2, taken by both part-time and f...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate employers
Graduates from this course are now working for:
• Civil Service
• Health & Social Care Trusts
• Voluntary Organisations
• Community Youth Organisations
• NI Housing Executive
• Borough Councils
• NI Equality C...

Further Enquiries Course Director: Professor Deirdre Heenan
T: +44 28 9536 5632

Admissions Contact: Ruth McKeegan
T: +44 (0)28 9536 5782

Admissions Service
T: +44 (0)28 9536 7890
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