Studying Sociology at Lancaster University

A Facebook live Q&A session held at Lancaster University in February 2019 with Jonathan Beacham. You can find the following questions at these times:

1) What do exams/assessments look like? 01:26
2) What examples of creative assessment do you have? 03:54
3) What do you think the shift is like for a student transitioning from school into University exams and coursework? 05:18)
4) What advice would you give to young people studying their GCSE’s who are unsure about what they would like to study in the future? (08:57
5) How did you choose what subject you wanted to study? 11:03
6) What kind of modules are included in the degree? 14:10
7) How competitive is the application process to your subject? 21:28
8) What current research is taking place in your department and how does this impact the course? 24:00
9) What are your previous students doing now and what successes have previous alumni had? 28:22
10) What subjects would you expect applicants to study? 33:05
11) Are there any work experience opportunities on your course? 35:28
12) What do you look for in a personal statement? 41:16
13) Contact information for the Sociology Department with any further questions. 48:34

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