Humanities & 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.

  • The core information it contains is called the Unistats dataset (formerly the Key Information Set ).
  • Two £1,000 awards for students who have overcome challenges to attend university.
  • Your fourth paper can be a further sociology paper, or one from another HSPS subject, or from another department .
  • These are usually split into 30 credits for each semester you study.
  • A relevant HNC or HND from one of our partner colleges will be considered for entry into Year 2 or 3.

This foundation degree provides a professional development opportunity for you, mixing academic rigour with practical skills that you can apply directly to your workplace. Open doors to new opportunities in the education and care of young people. Education is the study of learning, teaching and human development. A well-established discipline in universities, it also has strong multi-disciplinary links for example with sociology, psychology, and philosophy. The study of education in society, including the practice and policy of early years settings, schools, colleges and teacher education, is an important aspect. We are internationally recognised for the quality of teaching and research across the school.

International Students

The Social Science BA curriculum is built around a core module set, with a wide variety of options and modules available for you to build a programme that reflects your interests and preferences. Search our research publications, outputs and open data as well as profiles of researchers at Abertay University. You could be considered for a bursary or scholarship to help you study at Bath. This is in addition to your student loan and you do not have to pay it back.

We’ve got a few options for applying to our undergraduate courses for UK, EU and international applicants. The Library offers support for your course, including the books, eBooks, and journals you will need. We also offer online reading lists for many modules, workshops and drop-ins on searching skills and referencing, and much more.

About the University

Analysis of the socio-ideological discourses contained in popular cultural narratives that deal with crime, justice, punishment and morality. How transformational change can be delivered for the purposes of long-term organisational improvements in complex operating contexts. Undertake some practical research in response to a current business need of a real company and produce a suitable management report with recommendations. Pursue a topic of interest, different from any other work either submitted or proposed, relevant to your work or voluntary experience. Reflect on it, identify an issue that can be informed with reference to published psychological literature, negotiate and agree a chosen area for review.