Bachelor Programs Humanities and Social Sciences

Compare 440 Bachelor Programs Humanities and Social Sciences

Humanities and Social Sciences

Bachelor Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences is a broad category and can encompass a wide range of professional and academic disciplines. These programs are available throughout the world, from many different institutions in various countries with multiple study options. Bachelor of Art, Humanities and Social Science covers a myriad of themes such as linguistics, anthropology, philosophy, fine arts, political science, sociology, literature studies, theology, and many others. Within each of these disciplines, most Bachelor Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences programs allow for further specialization in a particular area of interest.

A Bachelor of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences degree is pursued by students seeking to enter into a variety of professions and many other degree programs require some of these courses to prepare students to be more rounded professionals. It is an exciting field that will challenge your mind and conceptions and allow you to explore a wide avenue of possibilities.

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440 Results in Humanities and Social Sciences

BA in Business Communications

Campus USA Chicago
January 2015

Our rigorous but flexible programs build your critical knowledge of business issues and communication skills. Graduates in business communications find careers in corporate, not-for-profit, education and government settings [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. Our rigorous but flexible programs build your critical knowledge of business issues and communication skills. Graduates in business communications find careers in corporate, not-for-profit, education and government settings. Our faculty and staff are dedicated to providing students with a well-rounded learning experience by using the latest technology and engaging students with real-world business scenarios and hands-on learning exercises. The business communications program at Concordia University Chicago is designed to prepare graduates for success in a dynamic, exciting career and to give them the tools to grow into strong, confident, ethical leaders in their field in the future. Requirements - Official Academic Transcripts - Foreign Transcript Evaluation. A course-by-course evaluation from a CUC approved evaluation service is required for UG admission. - Proof of English Language Proficiency. Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score of at least 533 (paper-based), 200 (computer-based), 72-73 (internet-based) for undergraduate studies; or Completion of level 112 at ELS Language Centers and a qualified recommendation of the program director of the chosen language program; or A Michigan test score of at least 85; or An International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of at least 7; or A King George International College (KGIC) English for Post-Secondary Education (EPE) final proficiency test score of 75% with a passing class score of 80. - Declaration of Finances/Bank Statement Fees $28,104 annually/($14,052 per semester)* *Assumes between 12 and 18 credit hours taken per semester Additional Fees: $804 in wellness/medical, technology, green, matriculation and student association fees. Other fees, such as lab fees, may apply. [-]

Bachelor in Digital Media Technology (BEng)

Campus China Suzhou
August 2015

Media technologies are changing our world. Digital photography and video, music and virtual reality are just some of the technologies which you will... [+]

Bachelor in Digital Media Technology (BEng)

 

Media technologies are changing our world. Digital photography and video, music and virtual reality are just some of the technologies which you will learn about on this programme. The digital media industries require engineers with an understanding of hardware and software systems and how these can be applied creatively in the media and the arts.

What knowledge and skills will I acquire?

By the time you graduate, you should:

Have a broad understanding of the hardware and software which support the digital media industries  Appreciate the way hardware and software can be used creatively within the media industries  Be able to use your knowledge and skills in the development of new and imaginative digital media projects ... [-]

Bachelor in International Game Architecture and Design

Campus Netherlands Breda
February 2015

This programme is taught in English and prepares you for a career in the games industry. In 4 years’ time, you will become a visual artist, programmer, designer... [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. Bachelor in International Game Architecture and Design

This programme is taught in English and prepares you for a career in the games industry. In 4 years’ time, you will become a visual artist, programmer, designer, producer of AAA Games or indie game developer.Ambitious, practical and highly skilled

Can you create a unique selling point for a game concept? What is required to design and build the 3D art for 'Skyrim'? How do you control enemy AI behaviour?

After your graduation in Breda, you create the magic of new games as an ambitious, practical and highly skilled game developer!

Your career?

As a graduate you will be equipped to enter positions such as:... [-]

Bachelor in English and Translation

Campus Saudi Arabia Jeddah
September 2015

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The program in English and Translation is designed to provide students with a high level of communication skills, a scientific knowledge of the English language, a through training in translation, and the capacity for appreciating and analyzing literature. It also endows the learner with various skills essential for teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL). To achieve its goals, the program offers a variety of courses in language, translation, and literature. MISSION The Department of English & Translation seeks to provide high-quality education at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We are committed to teaching and learning in a diverse and interdisciplinary environment, in which constructive dialogue is of primary importance. Our graduates in English & Translation will excel in creative and critical thinking, global communication, personal integrity, and civic responsibility. Our scholarly agenda prioritizes innovation for the benefit of higher education and community in the region and beyond. VISSION The Department of English & Translation aspires to be a leading provider of internationally recognized education and a well-known centre for cutting-edge research in English and Translation. We are determined to improve the life of the local and global community through top-class education, innovative scholarship, and responsible leadership. The program in English & Translation prepares students for the following careers and opportunities: School teaching Professional translation and interpretation Employment in language-related industries such as journalism, editing, copywriting, press relations, and advertising Careers in business, government, software development, market data analysis, administration, and sales and marketing. Other professions requiring high levels of English language skills, research skills, and critical and analytical abilities. Further studies in linguistics, literature, translation, and TEFL. [-]

BS in Human Services - Child and Adolescent Development

Online USA

The period from childhood to adolescence is a complex time of transformational physical changes as well as important mental and social development. There are many social influences that can affect the attitudes, beliefs [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. The period from childhood to adolescence is a complex time of transformational physical changes as well as important mental and social development. There are many social influences that can affect the attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors of children and adolescents. In the online B.S. in Human Services Child and Adolescent Development concentration, you will study the key theories related to the biological and behavioral maturation processes of this age group. You will examine the trends and issues that affect children and adolescents today—including Internet use, social media, substance abuse, (cyber) bullying, eating disorders, depression, suicide, and teenage pregnancy. Learning Outcomes At the end of this program, graduates will be prepared to: - Articulate historical and current issues that have shaped the development of the human services profession. - Articulate the role that human services professionals play in work with individuals, families, and communities in need. - Identify strategies to address marginalization and stratification for diverse communities in support of social change initiatives. - Advocate client needs across a variety of social domains. - Utilize knowledge of formal and informal networks in the human services delivery systems. - Identify models for addressing crisis-related problems in living. - Apply legal and ethical standards in providing client services and maintaining client records. - Evaluate service delivery and program effectiveness. [-]

Bachelor in American Studies

Campus Netherlands Groningen
September 2015

The University of Groningen is the only university in the Netherlands - and one of the few in Europe - to offer a Bachelor's degree in American Studies. All courses are designed and developed [+]

Bachelor in American Studies

Language: English (100%)

The University of Groningen is the only university in the Netherlands - and one of the few in Europe - to offer a Bachelor's degree in American Studies. All courses are designed and developed specifically for American Studies. What distinguishes this degree from all other similar programs is its interdisciplinary nature: in Groningen you will explore America from the perspectives of its popular culture, history, language, literature, politics, economics and religion.

In addition to acquiring knowledge about the specific field of study, you will gain a range of transferable skills that will help you, whatever direction your lives take after university. You will develop competences in analysis and argumentation, presentation and communication skills. Furthermore, you will gain high levels of spoken and written English.... [-]

Bachelor of Education - Early Childhood Education

Campus Singapore
March 2015

Teaching can be one of the most satisfying and rewarding careers. The School of Education at JCU offers world-class teacher education. JCU offers excellent support for teaching students including accessible teaching staff, micro teaching and computer laboratories and excellent library and research resources. [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. Bachelor of Education - Early Childhood Education Teaching can be one of the most satisfying and rewarding careers. The School of Education at JCU offers world-class teacher education. JCU offers excellent support for teaching students including accessible teaching staff, micro teaching and computer laboratories and excellent library and research resources. Our Bachelor of Education is an Australian approved teacher education program. As a JCU Education graduate, you will have the skills and qualifications to seek employment across Australia, Singapore* and beyond. Early childhood is a highly specialised field that focuses on the education of children from birth to age 8 with a special focus on Kindergarten, Prep and Years 1-3. * Based on the current programme outline, graduates from this programme would meet the Early Childhood Development Agency’s professional qualification requirements for teacher certification. [-]

BA Politics and English Language and Linguistics

Campus UK Kent
September 2015

Taking Politics and International Relations and English Language and Linguistics develops your understanding of communication from a global perspective, and gives you an insight into the mechanics of language [+]

Taking Politics and International Relations and English Language and Linguistics develops your understanding of communication from a global perspective, and gives you an insight into the mechanics of language. Politics and International Relations is an exciting, fast-changing, broad-based discipline. Our programmes are extremely flexible and offer extensive module choice, reflecting the research interests of our staff, including conflict resolution, federalism, comparative politics, European integration, ethnic conflict, terrorism, the theory of international relations, political theory, and the politics of countries such as China, Japan, Russia and the USA. Language is fundamental to everything we do: it helps us communicate ideas, express our feelings, persuade, and present ourselves to different audiences. English Language and Linguistics is therefore an ideal complement to subjects where an understanding of how language works is important. Combining theoretical and practical elements, the programme explores both the structure of language and its relationship with culture, society, and the mind. A broad choice of theoretical topics encompasses such areas as syntax, phonetics and phonology, morphology, sociolinguistics, language acquisition, semantics, pragmatics, literary stylistics and critical and cultural theory, while modules in language learning and teaching, creative and media writing, and language and media have a more vocational focus. International students The University receives applications from over 140 different nationalities and consequently will consider applications from prospective students offering a wide range of international qualifications. Our International Development Office will be happy to advise prospective students on entry requirements. [-]

Bachelor in Media and Entertainment Management

Campus Netherlands Leeuwarden
February 2015

This attractive four-year study programme is comprehensive and varied and has been developed in consultation with future employers in the work field [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. Quick overview:

Degree: Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Language: English Starts in: September, February

This attractive four-year study programme is comprehensive and varied and has been developed in consultation with future employers in the work field.Unique features of this programme:

Students from over 20 nationalities are studying Media and Entertainment Management; Largest Media & Entertainment Management programme in the Netherlands, one of the largest in Europe; Excellent practice facilities with an inhouse Stenden-owned media production company; Several lecturers are employed in the media industry, guaranteeing an excellent link between business and education; There is an urgent need for media professionals in the media and entertainment market due to ongoing developments in both online and offline media; The programme is being constantly optimized in consultation with your future employers in the industry; Affordable tuition fees compared to many other European countries; The study programme includes a paid internship for the duration of 10 months. ... [-]

Bachelor in Heritage Studies

Campus Ireland Galway
February 2015

From the prehistoric past to modern museums, heritage embraces the wild environment, the landscape of the countryside, artistic achievement... [+]

Bachelor of Arts in Humanities in Heritage Studies

GMIT Castlebar Campus

From the prehistoric past to modern museums, heritage embraces the wild environment, the landscape of the countryside, artistic achievement and historical experience. Heritage is a leading concept in conservation and tourism, and it is also being increasingly integrated into regional and local planning for the benefit of communities. The programme has a broad appeal.

Programme Modules

Programme modules include the following:Earth Science, History, Rural Development, Folklore and Folklife, Language and Communications, Computer Applications, Society and Nature, Literature and Archaeology, Natural Environment, Topographical Writing, Ecology, Sustainable Tourism Management, Geographical Information Systems, Built Environment, Rural Tourism and Research Methods.... [-]

BSc Intellectual & Development Disabilities

Campus UK Kent
September 2015

This programme is designed for students who provide community-based services to people with learning disability, who could include home leaders, peripatetic team leaders, instructors and community support staff [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. This programme is designed for students who provide community-based services to people with learning disability, who could include home leaders, peripatetic team leaders, instructors and community support staff. The programme meets the requirements of recent Commission for Social Care guidance that managers of services for people with challenging behaviour should hold a specialist qualification. The programme gives you the chance to integrate your studies with the development of services within your own agency. It is partly coursework (covering a range of essential theoretical and applied topics) and partly practical work (carried out in the services where you work). This means tackling issues of real importance against a background of shared experience with other students. Since worthwhile practical work takes time to complete, the programme is offered full-time over three years. Careers Carers or practitioners in services for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities including health, social care and education. Assessment Work-based learning includes the production of assessed work, systematic reflection on practice, participation in supervision/mentoring arrangements and training/leadership of others. Assessment is mainly based on reports and videos produced on practical work undertaken with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This allows the integration of assessment with the development of practice. [-]

BSc Economics with Spanish

Campus UK Kent
September 2015

This degree programme combines elements of the single honours programme in Economics with the opportunity to study Spanish [+]

This degree programme combines elements of the single honours programme in Economics with the opportunity to study Spanish. Stage 1 120 credits in total are studied Students take compulsory modules in - EC304 Principles of Economics (30 credits, Level C) (Autumn and Spring) - Mathematics for Economics and Business (15 credits, Level C) (Autumn) - EC305 Mode A or EC306 Mode B - EC309 Statistics for Economics and Business (15 credits, Level C) (Spring) - EC314 Data Analysis for Economists (15 credits, Level C) (Autumn) Plus the relevant language module (30 credits) from the following: - LS300 Learning Spanish 3 (Post A-Level) (30 credits, Level C) (Autumn and Spring) - LS302 Intensive Learning Spanish 1 (Beginners) (30 credits, Level C) (Autumn and Spring) plus 15 credits in Spring term from the list of 'Wild Modules' available. The following are recommended, but not compulsory: - EC312 Strategy and Games (15 credits, Level C) (Spring) - EC315 Professional Economics (15 credits, Level C) (Spring) Stage 2 120 credits in total are studied The following modules are compulsory: - EC500 Microeconomics (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) - EC502 Macroeconomics (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) - EC511 Quantitative Economics (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) - LS504 Learning Spanish 3B (Post A-Level) (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) or - LS505 Learning Spanish 4 (Advanced 1) (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) Please ensure that your Stage 2 and 3 choices are taken at H and I level with at least 90 credits at Level H. Stage 3 120 credits in total are studied The following module is compulsory: - LS506 Learning Spanish 5 (30 credits, Level H) (Autumn) plus 90 further credits from the modules in the Economics Options List. Students must take an equal number of credits in the Autumn and Spring terms. Please ensure that your Stage 2 and 3 choices are taken at H and I level, with at least 90 credits at Level H. [-]

Joint Honours

Campus UK Kent
September 2015

The School of History is renowned for its' flexible undergraduate programmes, and wide range of modules. For those who wish to combine the study of multiple disciplines, our '50:50' Joint Honours combinations provide even greater choice [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. The School of History is renowned for its' flexible undergraduate programmes, and wide range of modules. For those who wish to combine the study of multiple disciplines, our '50:50' Joint Honours combinations provide even greater choice for our undergraduates. Joint Honours programmes allow students to follow the same course structure as the History BA, whilst only choosing half the modules. The other half are assigned and administered by School responsible counterpart subject. Joint Honours combinations include: - History and American and Postcolonial Culture - History and Archaeological Studies - History and Comparative Literature - History and Computing - History and Drama - History and English - History and English Language and Linguistics - History and English and American Literature - History and Film Studies - History and French - History and German - History and Hispanic Studies - History and History & Philosophy of Art - History and Italian - History and Law - History and Philosophy - History and Politics - History and Religious Studies - History and Social Anthropology - History and History of Science and Philosophy Our programmes are carefully crafted to allow undergraduates to tailor their degree to their own interests. As such, History only has one first-year core module: Making History, which aims to ease the progression from further education by providing an essential grounding in the disciplines and skills required for historical study. The first year also provides an ideal opportunity for students to experiment with different areas of academic study. Students are encouraged to investigate areas of history that they have not studied before, in order to enable them to make informed decisions regarding second and third-year study options, leading in to their dissertation. Entry Requirements A levels - ABB at A-Level - and a minimum of a B in A level History, if taken. Some Joint Honours combinations may have slight variations on the above and/or have subject-specific requirements. IB - 33 points overall or 16/17 points at Higher Level; - 5 in Higher Level history or 6 in Standard Level history (where taken) [-]

Bachelor in Heritage Management

Campus China Macau
August 2015

The IFT's BA Heritage Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. [+]

Bachelor in Heritage Management

The IFT's BA Heritage Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. The programme includes 42 courses, an internship (third year) and thesis writing. Following courses are on the list inter alia: Introduction to Heritage Management This course introduces the subject of heritage management and provides a framework of all courses in this subject specialisation. The course will principally explore the underlying principles of heritage management. It will examine how heritage management works and how it can form a useful partnership with tourism to manage the common resources that they both share in a sustainable manner. The course aims to provide students with a framework for analysing the complementary and competing demands made by heritage management and tourism business management. How such demands arise during the planning and development of heritage tourism attractions and products will be discussed throughout the course using local and international examples. Heritage Interpretation The effectiveness of the interpretation and presentation of a heritage asset aids in the understanding of the cultural value of such assets by visitors. This course will address how heritage assets can become attractions that visitors can easily consume and understand (particularly, when the balance of education with entertainment is right). The discussion of interpretation in this course will cover the concepts and techniques for the generation of the messages about the cultural value of the asset or attraction for the visitor. The course will address how visitor experience is central to the absorption of interpretation messages and in the management and planning of such attractions. It will outline the concepts and strategies currently employed for best practice interpretation/presentation and discuss some specific cases in detail. Heritage Charters and Legislation This course introduces the international, regional and local principles and legal frameworks for heritage management. Students are expected to review critically the key charters and local heritage laws and analyse the relevance of the principles stated in the charters and effectiveness of the laws within a given context. InternshipThe aim of the 6-month undergraduate internship programme is to provide students the opportunity to:... [-]

BA Law and Politics Hons

Campus UK Kent
September 2015

This degree offers you the opportunity to study the closely related disciplines of Politics and Law in a three-year programme, with a pathway enabling you to obtain a Qualifying Law Degree. You gain a solid grounding in politics, both national and international, and are able to choose modules that reflect your interests from the extensive range [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. This degree offers you the opportunity to study the closely related disciplines of Politics and Law in a three-year programme, with a pathway enabling you to obtain a Qualifying Law Degree. You gain a solid grounding in politics, both national and international, and are able to choose modules that reflect your interests from the extensive range on offer. Our modules reflect the research interests of our staff, and cover areas including conflict resolution, federalism, comparative politics, European integration, ethnic conflict, terrorism, the theory of international relations, political theory, and the politics of countries such as China, Japan, Russia and the USA. You also develop an understanding of the law, taught from a critical perspective which will allow you to engage in informed debate about contemporary legal issues (with an understanding of its history and development). Kent Law School is recognised as one of the leading law schools in the UK. It has an international reputation both for its world-leading research and for the high quality, innovative, critical and socio-legal education that it provides. Independent rankings In the 2013 National Student Survey, 90% of Politics students were satisfied with the quality of their course. And in The Guardian University Guide 2014 Politics was ranked 4th for student satisfaction. In the National Student Survey 2013 96% of Kent Law students were satisfied with the overall quality of their course. Kent Law School is ranked 10th nationally in The Times Good University Guide 2014. [-]