City University London

Sociology

Address:

The International Office, Northampton Square

London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degree Offered:

MA Sociology, MA International Communications and Development, MA Human Rights, MA Criminology and Criminal Justice, MA Global Migration, MA International Politics and Human Rights, MA Media and Communications, MA Political Communication, MSc Social Media, MA Transnational Media and Globalisation

Format: Campus

Program Description:

City's Sociology MA offers a contemporary overview of sociology, taught by leading specialists in their field. Our internationally-renowned staff cover a wide range of research areas and scholarly interests including globalisation, migration, gender relations, communication, race, culture, identity, human rights and criminology. The course is well suited to individuals who wish to extend, deepen, update and sharpen their knowledge and understand current developments in sociology, and to undertake an extended piece of original research. You will cover significant recent developments in sociology, enabling you to specialise in particular areas of interest, develop your critical skills and advance your knowledge of modern sociology. You will analyse the ways in which societies work, and develop skills in critical social understanding and techniques of social enquiry and communication. The research techniques you develop will enable you to assemble, interpret and use a wide range of social data. This course offers a contemporary overview of sociology, taught by leading specialists in their field. Our internationally-renowned staff cover a wide range of research areas and scholarly interests including globalisation, migration, gender relations, communication, race, culture, identity, human rights and criminology. The MA is well suited to individuals who wish to extend, deepen, update and sharpen their knowledge and understand current developments in sociology, and to undertake an extended piece of original research. You will cover significant recent developments in sociology, enabling you to specialise in particular areas of interest, develop your critical skills and advance your knowledge of modern sociology. You will analyse the ways in which societies work, and develop skills in critical social understanding and techniques of social enquiry and communication. The research techniques you develop will enable you to assemble, interpret and use a wide range of social data

Accreditation:

Career Prospects 82 percent of City's 2009 Sociology graduates were in employment or further study within 6 months of completing their course. These courses will appeal to you if you wish to achieve a broad study of the subject, either as preparation for a research degree, entry into employment in the wide realms of media and communications, or as a means of furthering your understanding if you are already working in the domain. These courses can lead to a wide variety of careers in broadcasting, press and telecoms networks, NGOs, the development sector and consultancies, advertising, marketing, politics, journalism, media management and regulatory agencies.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

In State Tuition (per year): 11500 GBP

Out State Tuition (per year): 11500 GBP