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Sociology

Sociology's objective is to cultivate the 'sociological imagination' needed to understand how individual actions and beliefs shape, and are shaped by, the social world around them.

Our expertise includes childhood, youth and ageing, the study of sexuality, health and the body, the construction and reconstruction of identities, the rise of consumer culture, and the profound transformations to social, culture and private life which economic and technological globalisation have created.

We offer the following Sociology degree pathways:

I've really enjoyed the varied choice of my studies. As a sociology student, having the opportunity to choose modules in criminology has been really interesting.
Emily Winstone Sociology (BSC), 2023