Degree in Sociology

2019/2020 · 240 credits

Quality assurance

All UDC centers have a Internal Quality Assurance System (IQAS), verified by the Agency to Calidade do Sistema Universitario de Galicia (ACSUG) and ANECA in FIDES programs and AUDIT, respectively, and in accordance with the standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance in the EHEA. Within IQAS centers integrate all their degrees and masters. IQAS procedures established who and how to follow up and monitoring of the results and the student's learning process in the titration, establishing coordinating bodies and mechanisms, evaluation and continuous improvement of the studies, which are the academic comittee and the quality assurance commision of center.

Learning outcomes

The IQAS establish how UDC centers measure and analyze the learning outcomes. To do the IQAS uses rates and global indicators for assessing the quality of training provided. Included among the results, in addition to the fees included in the title verification reports (efficiency rates, graduation and dropout), assessment rates, success and performance. We compare the results obtained in the title with the center's results for each indicator.

Academic years results

Quality assurance

To ensure that the title is developed in accordance with the verification report presented the center conducts an annual monitoring report in accordance with the procedures of the center IQAS and results. This report is reviewed by the ACSUG, external evaluation agency.

The outcome of this analysis will emerge corrective actions and improvement proposals that achieve the intended objectives and the improvement of the degree.

Committees

In order to ensure proper standards and quality at UDC, an academic management committee and a quality assurance committee are appointed for each faculty/school. In addition to, each faculty/school will be able to establish a specific academic management committee of the study.

Study facts

Study data

Students enrollment Period Value
Students count 2018/2019 358
Men 2018/2019 166
Women 2018/2019 192
Credits enrolled Period Value
Total enrolled credits 2018/2019 20,310
Credits on 1st enrollment 2018/2019 16,740
Credits on 2nd enrollment 2018/2019 2,325
Credits on 3rd enrollment and above 2018/2019 1,248
% credits repeated 2018/2019 17.59
Academic results Period Value
Average credits by student 2018/2019 56.74
Evaluation rate 2018/2019 80.66
Success rate 2018/2019 86.39
Performance rate 2018/2019 69.68
SEGUIMIENTO rates Period Value
Efficiency rate 2018/2019 91.64
Graduation rate 2014/2015 33.8
Leaving rate 2016/2017 12.75

Centre data

Student enrollment Period Value
Students count 2018/2019 514
Men 2018/2019 212
Women 2018/2019 302
Credits enrolled Period Value
Total enrolled credits 2018/2019 27,300
Credits on 1st enrollment 2018/2019 23,400
Credits on 2nd enrollment 2018/2019 2,622
Credits on 3rd enrollment and above 2018/2019 1,271
% credits repeated 2018/2019 14.26
Academics results Period Value
Average credits by student 2018/2019 53.11
Evaluation rate 2018/2019 80.51
Success rate 2018/2019 89.48
Performance rate 2018/2019 72.05

Study data

Students enrollment Period Value
Students count 2017/2018 344
Men 2017/2018 155
Women 2017/2018 189
Credits enrolled Period Value
Total enrolled credits 2017/2018 19,330
Credits on 1st enrollment 2017/2018 16,600
Credits on 2nd enrollment 2017/2018 1,887
Credits on 3rd enrollment and above 2017/2018 838.5
% credits repeated 2017/2018 14.1
Academic results Period Value
Average credits by student 2017/2018 56.18
Evaluation rate 2017/2018 81.57
Success rate 2017/2018 87.49
Performance rate 2017/2018 71.37
SEGUIMIENTO rates Period Value
Efficiency rate 2017/2018 86.99
Graduation rate 2013/2014 44.57
Leaving rate 2015/2016 12.38

Centre data

Student enrollment Period Value
Students count 2017/2018 504
Men 2017/2018 198
Women 2017/2018 306
Credits enrolled Period Value
Total enrolled credits 2017/2018 26,860
Credits on 1st enrollment 2017/2018 23,800
Credits on 2nd enrollment 2017/2018 2,072
Credits on 3rd enrollment and above 2017/2018 990.5
% credits repeated 2017/2018 11.4
Academics results Period Value
Average credits by student 2017/2018 53.3
Evaluation rate 2017/2018 83.62
Success rate 2017/2018 91.12
Performance rate 2017/2018 76.19

Study data

Students enrollment Period Value
Students count 2016/2017 332
Men 2016/2017 149
Women 2016/2017 183
Credits enrolled Period Value
Total enrolled credits 2016/2017 18,660
Credits on 1st enrollment 2016/2017 15,630
Credits on 2nd enrollment 2016/2017 1,976
Credits on 3rd enrollment and above 2016/2017 1,055
% credits repeated 2016/2017 16.23
Academic results Period Value
Average credits by student 2016/2017 56.22
Evaluation rate 2016/2017 86.23
Success rate 2016/2017 89.4
Performance rate 2016/2017 77.09
SEGUIMIENTO rates Period Value
Efficiency rate 2016/2017 86.93
Graduation rate 2012/2013 32.47
Leaving rate 2014/2015 9.86

Centre data

Student enrollment Period Value
Students count 2016/2017 442
Men 2016/2017 178
Women 2016/2017 264
Credits enrolled Period Value
Total enrolled credits 2016/2017 23,340
Credits on 1st enrollment 2016/2017 19,940
Credits on 2nd enrollment 2016/2017 2,258
Credits on 3rd enrollment and above 2016/2017 1,152
% credits repeated 2016/2017 14.6
Academics results Period Value
Average credits by student 2016/2017 52.82
Evaluation rate 2016/2017 86.57
Success rate 2016/2017 91.46
Performance rate 2016/2017 79.19

Facts by subject

Success Not success Not presented

1st year

Statistics Applied to the Social Sciences 1
87
3
19
Social and Cultural Anthropology
68
25
25
Introduction to Sociology
77
6
17
Political Economics
61
26
39
Social Research Methods and Techniques
73
12
23
Introduction to Political Science and Management Science
69
26
23
Theory and History of the Population
89
8
21
Social Psychology
82
11
23
Contemporary Political and Social History
75
9
27
Sociological Theory 1
71
24
37

2nd year

Statistics Applied to the Social Sciences 2
55
19
17
Comparative Political Systems
75
7
23
Sociological Theory 2
60
15
22
International Relations
52
17
10
Sociology of Gender
60
13
13
Multivariate Analysis of Social Data
44
49
39
Economic and Organisational Sociology
71
0
6
Social Structure and Social Change
63
19
18
Industrial Sociology
70
1
7
Sociology of Education
65
3
4

3rd year

Demographic Analysis
54
1
7
Deviance and Social Control
55
4
6
Methodology of the Survey Research
45
12
9
Political Sociology
49
6
13
Sociology of the Family
54
1
8
Urban Sociology and Organization of the Territory
49
7
16
Sociology of Health and Disease
35
27
12
Social Policy and Social Services
51
1
8
Sociology of Consumption and Market Research
56
3
11
Sociology of Communication and Public Opinion
43
10
9

4th year

Public Policy Analysis
19
1
6
History of Ideas and Political Forms
44
3
4
Ethnographic Research Methodology
13
0
2
Growth and Economic Development
49
0
2
Group Relationships and Psychosocial Intervention
43
1
3
Methodologies, Techniques and Strategies for the Design and Development of Research Projects and Papers
44
1
5
Sociological Analysis of Texts and Speeches
26
0
3
Secondary Data Sources for the Study of Society
17
0
1
Globalization, Environment and Population
25
1
4
Sociology of Migration
15
0
6
Population Projections
17
0
2
Social Structure and Social Change in Galicia
7
0
0
The Role of Human Resources in Business
44
2
5
Collective Action and Social Cooperation
9
0
1
Risk, Culture and Environment
33
0
3
Sociology of Culture and Sociocultural Projects
34
0
6
Practicum
48
0
5
Final Year Dissertation
38
0
46

Success Not success Not presented

1st year

Statistics Applied to the Social Sciences 1
83
7
29
Social and Cultural Anthropology
72
21
28
Introduction to Sociology
94
8
8
Political Economics
64
18
37
Social Research Methods and Techniques
77
8
27
Introduction to Political Science and Management Science
73
19
32
Theory and History of the Population
87
17
18
Social Psychology
77
22
20
Contemporary Political and Social History
74
7
34
Sociological Theory 1
70
23
28

2nd year

Statistics Applied to the Social Sciences 2
60
19
11
Comparative Political Systems
52
12
33
Sociological Theory 2
56
19
11
International Relations
59
16
8
Sociology of Gender
63
10
10
Multivariate Analysis of Social Data
47
31
35
Economic and Organisational Sociology
59
4
15
Social Structure and Social Change
55
24
21
Industrial Sociology
72
2
11
Sociology of Education
81
1
5

3rd year

Demographic Analysis
56
0
7
Deviance and Social Control
55
3
3
Methodology of the Survey Research
56
3
4
Political Sociology
52
4
9
Sociology of the Family
62
3
6
Urban Sociology and Organization of the Territory
55
4
10
Sociology of Health and Disease
43
14
7
Social Policy and Social Services
60
2
6
Sociology of Consumption and Market Research
58
2
12
Sociology of Communication and Public Opinion
59
2
5

4th year

Public Policy Analysis
8
2
4
History of Ideas and Political Forms
19
1
3
Ethnographic Research Methodology
12
0
1
Growth and Economic Development
35
1
1
Group Relationships and Psychosocial Intervention
29
0
4
Methodologies, Techniques and Strategies for the Design and Development of Research Projects and Papers
37
0
0
Sociological Analysis of Texts and Speeches
7
0
0
Secondary Data Sources for the Study of Society
11
0
1
Globalization, Environment and Population
21
0
5
Sociology of Migration
15
0
3
Population Projections
15
0
1
Social Structure and Social Change in Galicia
11
1
0
The Role of Human Resources in Business
22
0
3
Collective Action and Social Cooperation
19
0
3
Risk, Culture and Environment
7
0
2
Sociology of Culture and Sociocultural Projects
17
0
3
Practicum
40
0
1
Final Year Dissertation
37
0
38

Success Not success Not presented

1st year

Statistics Applied to the Social Sciences 1
86
9
13
Social and Cultural Anthropology
78
16
21
Introduction to Sociology
90
5
7
Political Economics
77
19
18
Social Research Methods and Techniques
100
9
18
Introduction to Political Science and Management Science
70
29
17
Theory and History of the Population
85
15
11
Social Psychology
73
27
9
Contemporary Political and Social History
76
16
16
Sociological Theory 1
95
15
28

2nd year

Statistics Applied to the Social Sciences 2
54
14
10
Comparative Political Systems
50
20
11
Sociological Theory 2
71
1
19
International Relations
62
9
7
Sociology of Gender
59
10
8
Multivariate Analysis of Social Data
62
30
21
Economic and Organisational Sociology
65
0
9
Social Structure and Social Change
70
13
18
Industrial Sociology
67
8
12
Sociology of Education
64
5
8

3rd year

Demographic Analysis
44
1
3
Deviance and Social Control
39
0
4
Methodology of the Survey Research
44
1
2
Political Sociology
40
3
3
Sociology of the Family
37
0
5
Urban Sociology and Organization of the Territory
47
1
9
Sociology of Health and Disease
47
0
3
Social Policy and Social Services
42
0
4
Sociology of Consumption and Market Research
41
3
9
Sociology of Communication and Public Opinion
51
0
4

4th year

Public Policy Analysis
14
0
2
History of Ideas and Political Forms
38
0
1
Ethnographic Research Methodology
18
0
3
Growth and Economic Development
50
1
1
Group Relationships and Psychosocial Intervention
28
0
5
Methodologies, Techniques and Strategies for the Design and Development of Research Projects and Papers
40
3
5
Sociological Analysis of Texts and Speeches
26
0
1
Secondary Data Sources for the Study of Society
17
0
1
Globalization, Environment and Population
24
1
2
Sociology of Migration
25
0
2
Population Projections
13
0
2
Social Structure and Social Change in Galicia
16
0
1
The Role of Human Resources in Business
28
2
0
Collective Action and Social Cooperation
29
0
0
Risk, Culture and Environment
28
0
4
Sociology of Culture and Sociocultural Projects
14
0
4
Practicum
49
0
1
Final Year Dissertation
54
0
37

End of grade works

These are the end of grade works that have been read in recent academic years.

"Riazor Blues", study of the fans and its relationship with violence in football.

among the speech and social practices: racism and xenophobia pointing to the muslim community of a coruña town.

An invisible reality. Work situation of the transsexual collective in the province of A Coruña

Analysis of the contraceptive pill controversy. Study of the Spanish users' positioning

Analysis of the current state of sectarian movements in Spain

Analysis of the pedestrianization processes: neigboring perception and gentrification in the Old Town of A Coruña

Bullyng; analisys of reality, possible consequences and proposal of intervention

Crisis and pets: socioeconomic impact of dog ownership in A Coruña

Crisis and pets: socioeconomic impact of dog ownership in A Coruña

From the transition to the present: a transversal analysis of the evolution of the electorate’s vote since 1979

Identity and language in young Galicians

In search of the reader. A look at reading habits in Spain

Inditex's outsourcing network. A case study in Culleredo.

Influencers: image, publicity and consumption

Islam and violence: Analysis of violence and conflicts in the Muslim community of Arteixo

Masculine autopornification: the intimate masculine revolution

Practical violence and symbolic violence in football. A critique of the violence concept.

Process of desmaterialization of the book. A qualitative analysis of the Amazon effect un tradicional commerce

Rural collectivism and Urban identity: the change in the social dimension of death in contemporary Galicia

Satisfaction with the degree and lifestyle of students in the emergent adulthood stage.

Social exclusion: new perspectives of a social phenomenon marked by the Spanish economic crisis

Social-historic evolution of the superhero cinema. From idealised cultural reference to postmodern realism

Sociocultural projections of ADHD

Sociological approach to the study of narcissism

Sustainable fashion on the 2.0 Web

The art and the war: Goya and Picasso

The Collective Violence in Spain During the Reign of Alfonso XIII (1902-1931)

The female image through the advertising of facial creams; an analysis of Vogue and Glamour.

The impact of social currencies at a local economic level.

The limits of humour and freedom of speech in galician society

The mount burns. An approximation to the study of forest fires

The social functionality of the plastic arts: Sociological study of the artistic field in the city of A Coruña

Tinder liquid love is in the network. A sociological study on relationships and social networks

Trap, something more than music. Sociological study ot the Spanish trap

Trap, something more than music. Sociological study ot the Spanish trap

Unemployment as a social problem. The coverage of public and private insurance in Spain and Switzerland

Who govern us? An approach to the spanish government elite of the XII Legislature.

Work  prospect and perception of temporary work  agencies´s functions : a qualitative and quantitative approach of young people in A Coruña.

A new way of convey ideas in the sociopolitical context: the memes and the alt-right

Alcohol  consumption among minors in     El Grove: between prohibition and social acceptance

Approach to media treatment about violence against women

Child sees, child does. Or not ?: Influence of audiovisual media on children's learning.

Communities in the network, and identity influences. The case of the game League of Legends.

Consumption of dairy functional foods in the city of A Coruña: consumer profile and factors that determine purchase intention

Control mechanisms in young-adult couple relationships

Critical analysis of ecological thought in economy. From the anthoropocentrism to the ecocentrism

Fashion bloggers: A social phenomenon in the city of A Coruña

From the 'Dust Bowl' to the refuge: reality seeks a concept

Gender and education: Content analysis of ESO's 2nd grade textbooks

Gentrification process in the district of Orzán (A Coruña): neighbourhood perception and critical analysis of urban transformation

Hip hop: Reivindication or mode. Analysis of the rap music message and its social impact

Ink under the skin. A sociological approach to its interpretation and meaning

Mode as a distinguishing mark: ¿homogenization or otherness? Qualitative analysis of fashion between youngers in the city of A Coruña

New forms of political participation: The role of the Sqautters Social Centers.

Public indebtedness and common good: an analysis of the state's financing structure by contracting public debt.

Rehabilitation behind bars.

Social risk perception in electronic market: security, privacy and trust

Socialization and sport. Creation of social relationships through the practice of volleyball

Sociocultural analysis of music festivals in A Coruña region

Socioeconomic consequences of environmental deterioration of the Burgo estuary (A Coruña)

Spanish emigration to the United Kingdom in the context of the economic crisis (2008-2017)

Study of placement agencies and their role in reduction of youth unemploymen

The closest minority. Social action and perception of the evangelical communities in socially-distant districts

The cultural decline, ¿politic, globalization or crisis?

The dairy sector of Galicia: a socio-economic analysis

The emergence and consolidation of Nihilism in nineteenth-century culture: a sociology of literature

The frustration effect in the decline of postmodern society

The impact of Erasmus students and bilateral convention on the promotion tourism in the city of A Coruña through the WOM method

The last years of the nationalist vote in Galicia (1997-2017): The irruption of the "new politics" and the displacements of voters.

The pet as a socialization´s resource in contemporary urban contexts. A sociocultural study

The remuneration of domestic work by women in Galicia

The search for a partner in the 21st century, the age of the Internet, an approach to new forms of relationship

Visitors motivations at the museums of A Coruña

Women's participation in Peace Processes. Sex strike in Liberia

Youtube and socialization: content analysis of music videos

Offer places

Offer available places last year and, for degree studies, you can also check the cut notes of those admitted by PAAU.

academic year 2018/2019
General offer 95