Social Sciences Bsc Hons

For courses which require a specific subjects match, such as English or Maths, these would need to provided in addition to the Pathway Programme Certificate or result. Our class sizes are small and this, along with a high level of contact time with staff, enables us to provide a friendly and supportive learning environment. We have on campus and virtual events to help you find out more about study, student experience and future career paths.

We prefer applicants who have achieved at least AABBB in their Highers. We prefer the above qualifications to be in a relevant subject and we prefer you to have taken optional units in Sociology and Public Health. We will not require a pass in any separate science practical endorsement for a science A level if you apply for entry in 2022 . The Faculty of Social Sciences has received funding from the ESRC which will … Read More

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School Of Social Sciences

If there is a social injustice that you want to change, then a Sociology degree could be right for you. Andrew Dalton, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, talks about why Sociology is worth studying, why Sunderland is the right place to do so and what career opportunities students have after graduating. Several of our Social Science courses have been designed with Continuing Professional Development in mind and some also have professional accreditation. Understand organisational dynamics and specialise in particular pathways, areas and topics of interest. Our BSc Policing Studies (Top-Up) has been developed in conjunction with feedback from regional police units and colleges. This course will examine the most important issues facing modern policing and will provide a professional and academic basis for policing practice.

Compare the stated UK entry requirements listed on this page with the local/national entry requirement listed on your country specific page. You may also have to … Read More

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Welcome To The Social Sciences Division

PhD Academy– this is available for PhD students, wherever they are, to take part in interdisciplinary events and other professional development activities and access all the services related to their registration. The amount of tuition fees you will need to pay, and any financial support you are eligible for, will depend on whether you are classified as a home or overseas student, otherwise known as your fee status. LSE assesses your fee status based on guidelines provided by the Department of Education. Applications for this programme are considered on a rolling basis, meaning the programme will close once it becomes full. There is no fixed deadline by which you need to apply, however to be considered for any LSE funding opportunity, you must have submitted your application and all supporting documents by the funding deadline.

Social Sciences help us understand and contribute to our complex society. Here at Sunderland, our … Read More

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Faculty Of Social Sciences, University Of Warwick

Many of our students do a placement or project with a real-world organisation as part of their degree. For undergraduate language students, there’s also the opportunity to go on a placement as part of your Year Abroad. Putting people at the heart of development assistance – locally, nationally and globally Our research created the Qualitative Impact Protocol . This helps to improve lives by effectively assessing international development assistance projects.

Your overall workload consists of class contact hours, independent learning and assessment activities. The balance of these elements within your overall workload may vary depending on the units you choose. You can choose from a number of optional units in years 1, 2 and 3. Here are some examples of the units currently being studied by our students.

Our Pre-Sessional English Programme is available for students who have not yet reached the required English level and those who would … Read More

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What Is Social Science?

We pay particular attention to your personal statement and we look for students who have an academic interest in society. This could come through family circumstances, employment or other contribution to society such as school clubs or volunteering. Other students have chosen to continue developing skills through postgraduate training ormaster’s degrees. Our beautiful green campus offers a student-friendly setting in which to live and study, within easy reach of the action in the city centre. It’s easy to get around campus – everything is within walking or pedalling distance, or you can always use the fast and frequent bus service. Analyse and evaluate policy to develop informed judgements through a critical understanding of the ways in which social, political, economic and institutional interests shape social problems and societal responses.

The most common form of assessment is by essay, and you’ll be supported with seminar sessions on writing academic essays. … Read More

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Faculty Of Business And Social Sciences

We accept GCE and International A levels and the IB Diploma whether you have studied them in the UK or abroad. Our entry requirements are listed under the ‘United Kingdom’ section. The journal provides a forum for disseminating and enhancing theoretical, empirical and/or pragmatic research across the social sciences and related disciplines.

CGPA of 75% with 80%, 75% in two subjects from the final year with 75% in an essay based subject. Your subjects grades will be taken as an average of your school results and external exams where relevant. An average of 4 in the common core subjects and an average of 4.3 across six optional programme courses. We accept this programme for direct entry and our requirements are the same as for a Canadian Secondary School Diploma. Pass units worth 120 credits, including a minimum of a Pass 3 with 65% in a relevant essay-based Level … Read More

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Faculty Of Humanities & Social Sciences

Sardinia House Dental Practice– thisoffers discounted private dental services to LSE students. You are also expected to complete independent study outside of class time. This varies depending on the programme, but requires you to manage the majority of your study time yourself, by engaging in activities such as reading, note-taking, thinking and research. If you are applying to LSE from outside of the UK then take a look at our Information for International students. LSE is an international community, with over 140 nationalities represented amongst its student body.

We aim to provide you with feedback within 20 working days of hand-in for all written exams, coursework and practical exams. You will build upon the skills developed in year one, by exploring the topics in greater depth and introducing specialist modules. After Year 2 you will have the option to specialise in Psychology or Sociology, or you can continue studying … Read More

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School Of Social Sciences

We are internationally recognised for the quality of teaching and research across the school. Our students are taught by leading academics who, in many cases, have published the research which shapes their disciplines and written the books which will guide their learning. Many members of staff balance teaching time with continued professional practice as translators, interpreters, practitioner psychologists, tax and finance specialists, and management consultants.

The International Foundation Programme provides you with the skills and knowledge you need for successful undergraduate study. We are committed to delivering an exceptional student experience for all of our students, regardless of which of our programmes you are studying and whether you are studying independently or with a Recognised Teaching Centre. This taught programme consists of four courses (or the equivalent, where you choose half-courses). You have a broad choice of subjects, from mathematics and information systems to international relations.

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Social Sciences Courses

In your first year you’ll study social policy, sociology and gain a firm grounding in research methods and sources of data. You’ll develop an understanding of how society works and the levers of social change. Through tutorials focused on developing key academic skills in these areas, you’ll also learn how to evaluate data and information to develop your own arguments tailored to different audiences. Thousands of students study social science courses with us each year, gaining fascinating insights into everyday life.

Department of Politics, Languages & International Studies We offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees spanning politics, languages, economics, international studies and interpreting. The London School of Economics and Political Science provides academic direction for this programme. LSE is regarded as an international centre of academic excellence and innovation in the social sciences. We offer a diverse range of undergraduate courses covering economics, education, psychology, policy and languages. … Read More

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