Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Sociology and Psychological Studies

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Course summary

Add a social psychological insight to questions traditionally associated with sociology. As part of this course you’ll:

  • Discover how we develop as individuals and learn how institutions and social structures influence how we act
  • Explore a wide range of sociological themes, touching on the theories of classical and contemporary sociologists
  • Study psychological topics, including how different environments shape human behaviour, the inter-relationship between the individual and broader social and cultural phenomena
  • Understand how psychology can be used for the benefit of society
  • Shape your course to the career you want by selecting from a range of option modules in the final year

Course details


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Doing Sociology in Leeds
  • Interdisciplinary Psychology
  • Mind, Self & Culture
  • Psychosocial Development
  • Researching Society
  • Sociology, Capitalism & Modernity
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Critical Social Psychology
  • Environmental Psychology
  • Exploring Social Research
  • Modern Social Theory
  • Psychology of Persuasion
  • Sociology of Gender & Feminist Perspectives
Year 3 Core Modules:
  • Contemporary Society & Social Futures
  • Dissertation
  • Radical Psychology
In addition, choose from a list of Year 3 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

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