International at City

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


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
SG1005 Media History and PoliticsSG1006 Contemporary Issues in Media Studies (TBC)
SG1019 CriminologySG1018 Exploring London
SG1021 Lies, Damned Lies and StatisticsSG1022 Producing Social Data (TBC)
SG2021 Understanding Social ChangeSG1015 Classical Social Theory
SG2025 Doing Sociology: Qualitative MethodsSG1023 Criminal Justice (TBC)
SG2040 ViolenceSG1027 Researching Society: Qualitative Methods
 SG2015 Culture and Society
 SG2016 New Media Challenges
 SG2042 Gender, Crime and Justice
 SG2047 Visualising Society
 SG2051 News and Society

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