Sociology with Quantitative Methods

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Sociology with Quantitative Methods
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code L301
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
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Duration 3 Years
Entry Requirements

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In addition to the entrance requirements below, it is essential that you read the How We Choose Our Students pdf prior to submitting your UCAS application.

Entrance Requirements
A level requirements
BBB including Mathematics ...

Application Fee The application fee is £18 if you’re applying to just one course, or £24 for multiple courses, and for late applications sent after 30 June.
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Course Content

This programme combines the curiosity of social inquiry with the quantitative skills required to collect and analyse social data. Students receive tuition in a core social science discipline (Sociology) together with advanced skills in quan...

Subjects Taught

Expand+• Sociological modules
• Rethinking Society
• Introducing Social Policy
• Sociological Imagination
• Digital Society
• Development of Social Theory
• Qualitative Research Skills
• Social Inequalities and Diversity
• Childho...

Assessment Method The way in which you are assessed will vary according to the Learning Objectives of each module. Some modules are assessed solely through project work or written assignments. Others are assessed through a combination of coursework and end of semester examinations. Details of how each module is assessed are shown in the Student Handbook which is provided to all students during their first year induction.
Work Placement

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We offer a number of work placements over the summer period for our Year 2 students. Students receive a Q-Step bursary for the duration of their 4-6 week placement. Students are able to apply the quantitative skills they have g...

Careers or Further Progression

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There is a recognised shortage of social scientists trained in quantitative methods to meet the demand from employers across all sectors – business, government, charities and academia. Studying Sociology with Quantit...

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