Arts and Sciences (BASc)


Societies Year 2 choices

Please note the selection below is only indicative of the choices available to you under the Societies pathway during your second year. A much wider range of modules throughout UCL is available subject to the constraints shown on the previous page.

codetitlecreditsprerequisitemodule level taught
ANTH0013Introduction to Theoretical Perspectives in Anthropology15ANTH0004Level 5Term 1

Feature Writing in a multi-media world: journalistic skills for the digital age

15 Level 6Term 1
ANTH0190Writing about International Affairs15 Level 6Term 2
ANTHXXXXA range of social Anthropology options are available subject to approval be the Dept.15Check course catalogue for prerequisites for each modulePredominantly Level 6, but some are classified as Level 5Term 1 or Term 2 (depending on the module selected)
ARCL0026Public Archaeology15ARCL0004. Recommended for students also studying Sociology subjectsLevel 5Term 2
ARCL0029The Emergence and Spread of Modern Humans15 Level 5Term 2
ARCL0030Current issues in archaeological theory15ARCL0004Level 5Term 1
BASC0008Science meets Religion in the Global Community15 Level 5Term 1
BASC0016Environmental Sociology15 Level 5Term 1
BASC0017Interdisciplinary Game Theory15 Level 5Term 2
BASC0021Art, Literature and Censorship
(not running in 2019/20)
15 Level 5Term 1
BASC0022Interactions of Music and Science15 Level 5Term 1

Ecosociologies: Theory, Analysis and Action

15BASC0016, ANTH0076, GEOG0022, GEOG0044, GEOG0055, SOCS0038 or the Political Ecologies of the AmericasLevel 6Term 2
BASC0032Critical Race Theory15 Level 5Term 2
BASC0037Rethinking Capitalism15 Level 6Term 2
BASC0039Disability, Chronic Illness and Neurodivergence in the Contemporary Society15 Level 5Term 2
BASC0042Race, Gender and Feminism15 Level 5Term 1
ECON0050Economics of the Public Sector15ECON0002, ECON0095 or 65% in SESS0007Level 6Term 1
ECON0051Economics of Regulation15ECON0002, ECON0095 or 65% in SESS0007Level 6Term 2
ECON0052Environmental Economics15 Level 6Term 2
ECON0053Economics of Tax Policy15ECON0002, ECON0095 or 65% in SESS0007Level 6Term 1
ENGF0006Tech Journalism: Analysis and Communication in Engineering and Technology15 Level 5Term 2
ESPS0005EU Law30 Level 5Terms 1 & 2
ESPS0007Principles of Public International Law 30 Level 5Terms 1 & 2
GEOG0022Environment and Society15GEOG0015Level 5Term 2
GEOG0024Development Geography15GEOG0015Level 5Term 2
GEOG0025Political Geography and Geopolitics15GEOG0015Level 5Term 1
GEOG0028Urban Geography15GEOG0015Level 5Term 1
GEOG0029Cultural and Historical Geography15GEOG0015Level 5Term 2
GERM0010Aspects of Twentieth Century German History15 Level 5Term 1
HIST****A range of modules from the History department15 or 30 Level 5 and 6 modules are availableTerm 1 or Term 2. Or Terms 1 & 2 (depending on the module selected)
HPSCXXXXA range of modules in Science and Technology Studies are available 15 Level 5Term 1 or Term 2 (depending on the module selected)
LAWS****A range of modules from the Laws department3060% in LAWS0009 and a 2:1 first year averageLevel 5 and 6 modules are availableTerms 1 & 2
MSIN0144Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice 15 Level 6Term 2
PHILXXXXA range of modules from the Philosophy department15 Level 5Term 1 or Term 2
POLS0016British Politics15 Level 5Term 1 or Term 2
POLS0001International Relations Theories15 Level 5Term 1 or Term 2
POLS0038Discourses and Practices of International Development15 Level 6Term 1
SESS0019Emerging Market Economies 15SESS0007 & SESS0008Level 5Term 1
SESS0020Topics in Microeconomics15SESS0007Level 5Term 2
SESS0021European Macroeconomics15SESS0008Level 5Term 1
SESS0023Applied Econometrics15STAT0022 + SESS0007 or SESS0008Level 5Term 1
SESS0024Economic History and Ideas30SESS0020 & SESS0021Level 5Terms 1 & 2
SESS0029Politics & Society in Central & Eastern Europe15POLS0002 or SESS0013 or SESS0014Level 5Term 1
SESS0030Russian Politics and Society15POLS0002 or SESS0013 or SESS0014Level 5Term 1
SESS0061Democracy and Democratisation15POLS0002Level 5Term 2
SOCS0032Sociology of Childhood15 Level 5Term 2
STEP0001Introduction to Science, Technology Engineering and Public Policy15 Level 6Term 2
STEP0002Engineering for Society: Practicing Policy Entrepreneurship15STEP0001Level 6Term 1

Final Year Choices

Information on course choices for the final year can be found at the link below: