The world faces an uncertain future. We need to question established ways of addressing social problems and to find new solutions, both locally and globally. Our cutting-edge research at Kingston will stimulate and inspire you to be part of this challenge. You are the rising generation of global This programme enables you to explore issues like globalisation, human rights, migration, shifting geopolitical power and the socio-political effects of global climate change.
Processes of globalisation increasingly shape societies all across the world as they influence local labour markets, patterns of consumption, cultural practices and social values, but also domestic and local politics.
In choosing this course, you'll study fundamental subjects in sociology, from social modernisation, communities and the changing role of social identities such as gender, race and class, alongside key political issues like the changing role of the state and growing power of international organisations. We look forward to nurturing your curiosity and hearing what you have to say. Today's creative economy demands a range of skills provided by the Sociology BSc(Hons). You will gain experience highly relevant to growing sectors such as think-tanks, NGOs, governmental and international organisations, and local and urban agencies. We offer you a platform to meet like-minded people from different backgrounds on one of most diverse campuses in the UK. Together we help you build new networks and work collectively to translate ideas into practice in order to become an entrepreneur for social change.