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University Centre Farnborough

Modern History with Sociology

UCAS Code: LV13

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Entry requirements


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72

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Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2019

**Explore Victorian society, Russia, colonialism and more with the advantage of a sociological perspective. This combination will give you a fascinating insight into history and how sociological themes such as crime, gender and health continue to affect the modern world.**

Our two-year fast-track degrees are awarded by the University of Surrey. They have been created so that you can:

- Start your career or masters course a year sooner

- Save money by paying for just two years’ tuition fees

- Save money on the costs associated with being a student

- Based at Farnborough College of Technology, we offer classroom-based lectures, a small campus experience and plenty of personalised support. This makes us a popular choice locally for those who want to study higher education in a down-to-earth setting – where you won’t get lost in the crowd.

Modules chosen at Level 5 and Level 6 will define the particular degree title awarded, of either BA (Hons) Modern History with Sociology or BA (Hons) Sociology with Modern History.

**What will I study?**

**Sociology**
Sociology is an enlightening subject for those who like to think about social issues in the world, such as inequality, sexuality, class and mass media. Studying these fascinating topics with us will encourage you to think objectively about why people behave in certain ways. You will be considering questions such as:

What role does crime play in shaping society? How can society address inequality? Why doesn’t society do more to improve global issues?
During your degree, you will uncover the theories that seek to explain why some groups of people can flourish together, while others try to tear each other apart. You will delve into contemporary theories and discover how different cultures fit into our society.

As a sociology student, your critical-thinking skills will be honed as you begin to broaden your understanding of society and its relationship with our everyday lives.

**Modern History**
Looking to the past is essential in beginning to understand the way of the modern world. Recent history has seen devastating world wars, new technologies and shifts in world powers. By studying modern history with us, you will start to uncover a number of interesting topics and events that continue to shape the world we live in.

Our modern history degree covers topics as diverse as the Victorians, sexualities and politics. Along the way, you will also discover how to understand and research the past in great depth.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£8,000
per year
England
£8,000
per year
EU
£12,000
per year
International
£12,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£8,000
per year
Scotland
£8,000
per year
Wales
£8,000
per year

The Uni


Course location:

University Centre Farnborough

Department:

Education and Humanities

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