Humanities and Social Sciences
Reasons to study with us:
- In the National Student Survey 2014, our students rated our courses highly:
- our BA (Hons) Criminology achieved 100% for 'Overall satisfaction' and 98% for 'The teaching on my course'
- our BA (Hons) History achieved 97% for 'The teaching on my course' and 94% for 'Overall satisfaction'
- our BA (Hons) Philosophy achieved 96% for 'Overall Satisfaction' and 'The teaching on my course'
- our FdA Public Service achieved 100% for 'personal development' and 95% for 'Overall satisfaction', 'Assessment and feedback' and 'Academic support'
- our BA (Hons) Sociology achieved 94% for 'Overall satisfaction', 'The teaching on my course', 'Learning resources' and 'Personal development'
- Our Philosophy provision ranked 2nd in the UK for Student Satisfaction in the Sunday Times University Guide 2015
- In the Guardian League Table 2014, our Sociology provision (including Criminology) ranked 13th and our Philosophy provision 24th in the UK, while History ranked in the top quarter
- In the Research Assessment Exercise 2008 we were designated as having 'World-leading' research for History
- We offer Study Abroad opportunities in America, Canada and Sweden
- We provide work placement opportunities and specialist careers advice
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