Sociology and the World of Work

Module code: SY2084

Module co-ordinator: Professor Jason Hughes

This workshop module will help you to structure your learning toward the world of work and obtaining a graduate job. You will develop your employability skills in two ways:

  • Identifying the transferable skills you have gained through studying sociology
  • Finding out about the range of occupations open to graduate sociologists

This module will contribute towards your Higher Education Achievement Report (HEAR), which provides a single comprehensive record of your achievements whilst at university.


  • Five one-hour workshops


  • Written assignments