Sociology at Reading is known for its high quality of teaching.
And that high quality is getting better with new
undergraduate and graduate curricula.
At the last (1996) Teaching Quality Assessment of Sociology Departments, the
Department was rated 22 out of 24 (click here for the report
by the QAA, Quality Assurance Agency).
Guardian rated Sociology at Reading among the TOP TEN departments in a
survey of the best 50 Sociology departments in the UK (Tuesday 19 October
Sociology at Reading is a very inter-disciplinary environment
both at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. Over half of our undergraduate
students are involved in joint degrees and members of staff contribute to
inter-disciplinary Master Programs (Death and Society,
Representation, Master degrees offered by the Graduate School of European
and International Studies).
students please check the relevant undergraduate
web pages especially set up for you.