Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

Sociology and Social Policy

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Single honours degrees:

Joint honours degrees:

Those listed above are just the ones parented by our School, there are many other Joint-honours schemes hosted in other schools (for example with modern languages). To find out more please use the University's coursefinder tool.

Foundation years and extended degrees

The University also offers extended degree programmes in Arts and Humanities, Business and Science through the Lifelong Learning Centre.


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Academic Excellence

Both Sociology and Social Policy at Leeds are ranked in the UK top 10 by The Times Good University Guide 2016 and the Complete University Guide 2017.

New Undergraduate Library

The University of Leeds is building a new flagship library which is purpose-designed to support student learning. Take a look at the construction process and the excellent end result:

Enhance your experience

Eleanor Broadbent pictured on her study abroad year in CaliforniaEver thought about living in another country for a year? Want to test out a career and gain valuable experience? Have ambitions to become a social entrepreneur?

We have optional years studying abroad, on work placement or in enterprise.

Read about Eleanor's experience with us and studying abroad in California.

Sociology and Social Policy brochure

Students' Union

Leeds University Union Groups and SocietiesOur award-winning students' union is an integral part of your time with us - whether you are enhancing your studies through subject-relevant societies, continuing your love of sport or music, increasing your skills and CV, or just spending time with like-minded people. 

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