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As a strong sociology department with broad research interests, our optional modules cover a wide range of areas. Our research-led teaching means your content is kept fresh and up-to-date with current thinking in the subject area. You’ll find new modules added in line with research developments, and in response to student feedback. Therefore, you’ll be choosing from varied, interesting and current topics covering the latest approaches and theories.

Please note: the modules listed below are running during the 2018/19 academic year and are indicative of the selection of modules that will be available in future years.