¿Qué aprenderé?

Direct your own learning with a broad-based training in the social sciences that is focused on cutting-edge issues of social change and justice.

This course draws on insights from several disciplines, including sociology, social policy as well as international development and criminology. You’ll be free to explore which issues or ideas in social science you find most interesting. You’ll study these from diverse perspectives and link them with relevant research skills. You’ll be supported in tailor-making your degree according to your interests.

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.

In your second year you'll continue a broad-based approach or choose to specialise in specific areas, whether it’s policy, social theory, or justice and conflict.

In your final year you’ll carry out a year-long social science dissertation. You'll be able to make use of a range of methodological skills you’ll have accumulated during the course.

Study in an enriched learning environment

You’ll learn from committed academics with expertise across the social sciences. Their international collaborations and research activities inform teaching and contribute to your learning experience.

Our researchers have specialisms in:

  • children and families
  • health
  • international development
  • justice and rights
  • migration
  • policy design and analysis
  • poverty
  • violence and crime

Prepare for your future

Those who study our social sciences degrees have excellent graduate prospects with diverse options. Our graduates have worked as social and policy researchers, civil servants, international consultants, journalists, and in multiple government, charity sector and business-related roles.

Our recent graduates have gone on to work for:

  • Amazon
  • BBC Worldwide
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Guide Dogs
  • Parliamentary Research Service

Learning and assessment

You’ll be taught and assessed by a variety of methods and it will vary between units. These methods are designed to promote in-depth learning and understanding of the subject.

Assessment

  • Coursework
  • Dissertation
  • Essay
  • Oral assessment
  • Practical work
  • Written examination
  • Other

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

Social and Policy Sciences

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (3 )

Costos de estudio
£18.900,00 (US$ 26.471) por año
Esta es una tarifa fija

*El precio que se muestra es una referencia, por favor verificar con la institución

Fecha de inicio

4 Octubre 2021

Lugar

Main Site

Registry,

Claverton Down Road Claverton Down,

Bath,

Bath And North East Somerset,

BA2 7AY, England

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

A*AA in three A level subjects.If you are taking a GCE A level in a science subject, you will need to pass any separate science practical endorsement.A level Alternative offerAAAMost of our students will join us with three A levels, but you may have study beyond this (such as a project qualification or additional study in maths) which demonstrates your individual talents that will help you with your degree. We recognise these studies through our alternative offers.AAA in three A levels plus one of the following:grade A in an EPQgrade B in the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Skills Challenge Certificategrade B in a Core Mathematics qualificationgrade B in AS level Mathematics or Statistics (except if you are studying an A level in that subject)grade B in a fourth A level, where your four A levels include A level MathematicsIf you receive an offer for this course and are studying one of these qualifications you will be given both the typical and alternative offer. If you are taking a GCE A level in a science subject, you will need to pass any separate science practical endorsement.You can find out more about our alternative offers, including a complete list of qualifications we consider on our dedicated page.

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Educación de clase mundial, donde los estudiantes se convierten en futuros líderes innovadores que tienen un impacto positivo en la sociedad.

  • 6° en la Guardian University Guide 2021.
  • Ubicada en Bath, Patrimonio de la Humanidad por la UNESCO.
  • El 30% de la población estudiantil es internacional.
  • Cuatro grupos de Becas dedicadas a estudiantes extranjeros.