Study Schemes

BA Sociology (with integrated year in Industry) [L303]

Academic Year: 2022/2023Single Honours scheme - available from 2020/2021

Duration (studying Full-Time): 4 years

Award Eligibility:Standard Awards; Excellence Scholarship;

Part 1 Rules

Year 1 Core (120 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
GS10220

Conflict and Change: the making of urban and rural spaces

or
DA10520

Newid a gwrthdaro: Cynhyrchu gofodau gwledig a threfol

GS11000

Living with Global Change

or
DA11000

Byw gyda newid byd-eang

GS15120

Understanding Sameness and Difference

GS17100

Researching the Social World

Semester 2
GS11020

Living with Global Change

or
DA11020

Byw gyda newid byd-eang

GS14220

Place and Identity

GS16120

Key Concepts in Sociology

GS17120

Researching the Social World

Part 2 Rules

Year 2 Core (80 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
CD20220

Graduate Career and Professional Development

GS20510

Researching People and Place

or
DA20510

Ymchwilio i bobl a lle

GS23810

Quantitative Data Analysis

GS24220

Understanding (in)equality and (in)justice

Semester 2
GS25020

Introduction to Social Theory

Year 2 Options

Choose 40 credits from the following modules or from other modules offered in the university.

Semester 1
FM22620

Media, Politics and Power

Semester 2
DA23020

Lleoli Gwleidyddiaeth

FM21920

Advertising

GS23020

Placing Politics

GS26220

Urban Sociology in Practice

Year 3 Core (120 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
GSS0200

Work Placement

GSS0300

Work Placement

Semester 2
GSS0260

Work Placement

GSS0360

Work Placement

Final Year Core (60 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
GS31200

Sociology Dissertation

or
DA31200

Traethawd Estynedig Cymdeithaseg

GS33320

Everyday Social Worlds

Semester 2
GS31240

Sociology Dissertation

or
DA31240

Traethawd Estynedig Cymdeithaseg

Final Year Options

Choose 60 credits from the following. Up to 20 credits of the 60 may be taken from appropriate modules offered elsewhere in the univeristy.

Semester 1
DA32220

Cenedlaetholdeb a chymdeithas

FM38320

Gender and the Media

GS36220

Modern British Landscapes

GS37920

Memory Cultures: heritage, identity and power

GS39120

Contemporary Global Migration

Semester 2
GS30020

The psychosocial century

GS36820

Geographies of the Global Countryside

GS37520

Urban Risk and Environmental Resilience

Aberystwyth University Standard Awards

  • Entrance Scholarship / Merit Award
  • Sports Bursary
  • Music Bursary
  • International Excellence Scholarship
  • Residential Bursary
  • Aberystwyth Bursary
  • Care Leaver Bursary