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BSc Sociology (Applied Quantitative Research)

BSc Sociology (Applied Quantitative Research)

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree BSc
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 36 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
Investigate social phenomena through the eyes of a scientist. Use statistical analysis to answer difficult social questions. Learn how patterns in human societies can be used to predict social trends. On this course students will explore why individuals, groups, and cultures are the way they are whilst applying scientific methods and tools to examine the important questions that surround human society. The study topics covered in this course include: Digital media and its impact on society; The sociological methods used to carry out empirical research; Religion and society; Using quantitative analysis from basic statistics to big data – in order to answer difficult questions; Inequalities in society based on race, class, gender or religion. Students will be trained in social research methods with an emphasis on quantitative data and analysis.