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If you are interested in the social and political world, the BA (Hons) Sociology and Politics gives you the opportunity to study a range of subjects to increase your knowledge of people, politics and society.
You will study a range of themes, methods and subjects, investigating important social and political issues such as poverty, crime, terror and freedom.
3 Highers at BBC or above including 2 relevant subjects. HNC Social Science may give you entry to year 2.
For some optional modules you will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.
Once you have successfully completed your BA (Hons) Sociology and Politics course, there are a variety of careers you might like to consider. Here is just a taster of the kind of opportunities available to you: teaching and research, television and media, social policy in national/local government, marketing.
Humanities and Social Sciences