International at City

  1. International Students
  2. International Partnerships
  1. City Study Abroad Programme
  2. Academic Programme
  3. Sociology


The Sociology Department at City is a leading centre for teaching and research in sociology. The ethos of the Department is defined by its commitment to a global research agenda and its mission to provide the highest quality teaching at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels. Courses focus on important contemporary topics and debates such as cultural and socio-economic transformations, media and communications, social stratification and class formation, gender and sexuality, crime, control and criminal justice, race relations and new ethnicities, migration, human rights, and citizenship and cosmopolitan identity.

The following courses are scheduled to run in 2015/6:

Autumn/Fall SemesterSpring Semester (provisional)
SG1005 Media History and PoliticsSG1006 Contemporary Issues in Media Studies
SG1019 CriminologySG1016 Sociology in Action
SG1021 Lies, Damned Lies and StatisticsSG1018 Exploring London
SG2021 Understanding Social ChangeSG1022 Producing Social Data
SG2025 Doing Sociology: Qualitative MethodsSG1023 Criminal Justice
SG2040 ViolenceSG2016 New Media Challenges
 SG2026 Doing Sociology: Quantitative Methods
 SG2028 Contemporary Social Theory
 SG2031 Gender and Society
 SG2051 News and Society
 SG2255 Penology

Please contact the Study Abroad Office for more information on course content.