Psychology, Sociology and Criminology

Study one of our psychology, sociology or criminology courses and we'll give you the knowledge, confidence and motivation to make a real difference to society and your community. You'll develop skills which will allow you to question, critique and evaluate the world around you, including the option to undertake a placement year, either in the UK or abroad.


student satisfaction BA(Hons) Sociology (FT) (NSS 2020).


for Psychology in the Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey 2018.


in employment or further study 6 months after graduation (HESA 2018).

Welcome to Sociology at UWE Bristol

Recent graduate, Sophia Hanke, was inspired by her course to make a short film which features students and lecturers talking about studying sociology.

"As a result of my placement year, I am in a much stronger position to complete my dissertation, and am also a competitive candidate for graduate jobs. I would recommend it to every undergraduate."

BSc(Hons) Psychology, Nina

BSc(Hons) Psychology Nina

Sociology: Career and Employability

Find out how a degree in Sociology at UWE Bristol will prepare you for employment.