European Journal of Social Sciences

Attention is paid to how gender, race, and sexuality are affected by and shape responses to these challenges. This is an interdisciplinary field including accounting, EDI, ethics, finance, HR, information systems, leadership, marketing, operations, organisational behaviour and strategy. It includes qualitative and quantitative analyses of individuals, organisations, systems, change and the role of organisations and management in society, environment and economy. Social work focuses on social change, problem solving in human relationships and the empowerment and liberation of people to enhance social justice. International studies is the study of relationships between countries, including the roles of other organisations.

Pass the Access to HE Diploma, with at least 30 credits achieved at Distinction and 9 credits achieved at Merit above. This must include at least 9 credits achieved at Distinction in an essay-based subject. You will typically be expected to have completed five Scottish Highers and your grades in these will be considered as part of your application. We prefer applicants who have achieved at least AABBB in their Highers. In addition to timetabled contact hours, you are expected to undertake independent learning and assessment activities.

This includes individual research, reading journal articles and books, working on individual and group projects, preparing coursework assignments, presentations, or revising for exams. After your first year, the emphasis on independent learning becomes greater, for example you may do a final year project in the final year. We can make reasonable adjustments to assessment procedures for students with disabilities, take a look at ourDisability Service’s pagesfor information.

School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography

Explore business management, criminology, psychology, sociology and sport, and learn how to apply the latest theories to a wide range of real world situations. Thousands of students study social science courses with us each year, gaining fascinating insights into everyday life. Studying how people, groups and institutions exercise power and respond to political and economic forces will help you to make sense of what’s happening in our ever-changing world. Choose from our wide range of degrees, diplomas and certificates below.

Here are some examples of the units currently being studied by our students. Before you apply for a course, please check the website for the most recently published course detail. If you apply to the University of Bath, you will be advised of any significant changes to the advertised programme, in accordance with our Terms and Conditions. This exciting and unique course will offer you the chance to deepen your understanding of inequality in our social world, both locally and globally. This is a four-year version of our popular BA Community and Youth Work Studies course, with an integrated foundation year.

  • The School has a vibrant research community which includes over 100 PhD students.
  • With a diverse range of globally recognised courses, we’ll help you to be the difference in your chosen career.
  • Undertake some practical research in response to a current business need of a real company and produce a suitable management report with recommendations.
  • Demography is the study of populations and population changes and trends, using resources such as statistics of births, deaths, and disease.

Demography is the study of populations and population changes and trends, using resources such as statistics of births, deaths, and disease. The Economic and Social Science Research Council funds research across a broad range of disciplines. Let us know if you have feedback or would like to help us test new developments.

Department of Sociology

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. We also accept International Foundation Years offered by other UK colleges and universities on a case-by-case basis. We prefer the above qualifications to be in a relevant subject area and are unable to consider qualifications in Public Services. You can find out more about our alternative offers, including a complete list of qualifications we consider on our dedicated page.

What is social science?

Social anthropologists address ‘what it is to be human’ by studying social and cultural diversity – how people live, think and relate to each other around the world. How to Apply From entry requirements and alternative routes, find guidance on how to apply to… We’re proud of our social science graduates who leave us with the ability to ask more questions than when they arrive.