School Summary: Geography, Politics and Sociology
[All Graduates] [Undergraduates] [Postgraduates]

[<< 2010] 2010/11 Graduates

Summary Data & Trends
HESA categories
Key Destination Activity Total %
  Full-time paid work 123 43.5
  Part-time paid work 37 13.1
  Voluntary/unpaid work 8 2.8
  Work and study 24 8.5
  Further study 49 17.3
  Assumed to be unemployed 17 6.0
  Not available for employment 14 4.9
  Other 0 0.0
  Explicit refusal 11 3.9
283 100%

Additional Statistics
  • 66.1% of graduates employed were in 'Graduate' level occupations.
  • 21.9% of graduates in work were employed in the North East.
  • Average salary £21,745 (based on 110 graduates who supplied salary information).

Course Details
Courses DLHE Population DLHE Responses Response Rate
BA Honours Geography1109182.7%
BA Honours Government and European Union Studies55100.0%
BA Honours Politics695072.5%
BA Honours Politics and Economics11872.7%
BA Honours Politics and Sociology191578.9%
BA Honours Sociology523669.2%
BSc Honours Geography332678.8%
BSc Honours Physical Geography161275.0%
MA Applied Policy Research (FT)11100.0%
MA European Union Studies (FT)11100.0%
MA Gender Research (FT)11100.0%
MA Human Geography Research (FT)66100.0%
MA International Political Economy (FT)3266.7%
MA International Political Economy (PT)11100.0%
MA International Politics (Critical Geopolitics) (FT)4375.0%
MA International Politics (Critical Geopolitics) (PT)100.0%
MA International Politics (Global Justice and Ethics) (FT)3133.3%
MA International Politics (Globalization, Poverty and Development)77100.0%
MA International Politics (Globalization, Poverty and Development)2150.0%
MA International Studies (FT)11100.0%
MA International Studies (PT)33100.0%
MA Local and Regional Development (FT)22100.0%
MA Local and Regional Development (PT)3133.3%
MA Politics (research) (FT)3133.3%
MA Politics (research) (PT)100.0%
MA Regional Development (Research)(FT)2150.0%
MA Regional Development (Research)(PT)11100.0%
MA Sociology and Social Research (FT)3266.7%
MA Sociology and Social Research (PT)11100.0%
Master of Arts in International Politics (Global Justice and Ethics)3266.7%
PhD School of Geography, Politics and Sociology (FT)3133.3%
School37128376.3%