Bachelor Programs Humanities and Social Sciences

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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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453 Results in Humanities and Social Sciences

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... [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. 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 Media and Entertainment Management

Campus Netherlands Breda
March 2015

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the media and entertainment industry. In 4 years’ time, you will become a... [+]

International Media and Entertainment Management

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the media and entertainment industry. In 4 years’ time, you will become a manager in creative concept development, production techniques and marketing of entertainment products.

Creative and commercial

Do you want to invent a concept of a hit like ‘The Voice’? Can you integrate digital media into a big entertainment event to give it greater impact? What do you think makes a website unique?

After your graduation in Breda, you make the right choices with a combination of creativity, technology and commercial thinking!... [-]

Bachelor in English and Translation

Campus Saudi Arabia Jeddah
September 2015

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Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. 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. [-]

Bachelor in East Asian Studies

Campus Israel Upper Galilee
August 2015

The nations of East Asia fulfill increasingly central economic and political roles in the world today, and Israel's ties with them are developing rapidly. [+]

Bachelor in East Asian Studies Tel-Hai College is proud to be the first college in Israel to open a department devoted to East Asian Studies, launched in the fall of 2012. The nations of East Asia fulfill increasingly central economic and political roles in the world today, and Israel's ties with them are developing rapidly. Thus there is a growing demand for knowledgeable professionals qualified for East Asia related positions in government ministries, businesses, high-tech industry, tourism, as well as in the academia. Yet the appeal of this diverse and fascinating region to Israel and the West transcends these practical concerns, to include the cultural and philosophical spheres as well. The Academic Curriculum Offered as one part of a double major, courses in the Department of East Asian Studies focus on China, Japan, and Korea. First-year studies include introductory courses on the history of and culture of China and Japan. In addition, each student studies the Chinese or Japanese language for at least two years, with the option of continuing on for yet another year. Second-year courses include modern China, modern Japan and a choice between the following three options: past and present views of human nature in Chinese philosophy; and Korea and Japan: history, image, and the role of collective memory. Examples of advanced courses and seminars for third-year students include reading in Chinese or Japanese texts (two different courses), past and present views of human nature in Chinese philosophy, ecology of East Asia, social crises and their expressions in 20th century Japanese literature, dialogue across cultures between China and the west, ecology in East Asia, modern Chinese thought, Chinese literature, Japanese literature and Japanese colonialism. After completing the full three-year course, graduates will have acquired comprehensive and significant understanding of the cultures and societies of East Asia, together with a basic proficiency in the Chinese or Japanese language. They thus will be equipped to take part in global society, the worlds of culture and business, or continue on to advanced degree studies in academic institutions in Israel or abroad. Note: the M.A. degree in Galilee Studies is pending final approval by the Council for Higher Education [-]

Bachelor of Psychology (Pass or Honours)

Campus Singapore
March 2015

This course is designed to give students an understanding of the biological, social, and cultural factors which influence how humans think, feel, and behave. The Bachelor of Psychology places a strong emphasis on students being actively engaged in current research being conducted in the Department of Psychology. [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. Bachelor of Psychology (Pass or Honours) This course is designed to give students an understanding of the biological, social, and cultural factors which influence how humans think, feel, and behave. The Bachelor of Psychology places a strong emphasis on students being actively engaged in current research being conducted in the Department of Psychology. The Department hosts a series of seminars each year that are presented by national and international experts who provide the most current knowledge and research activity in various fields of psychology. Completion of the Bachelor of Psychology is the first step in undertaking studies to complete a Master of Psychology (Clinical) or Doctor of Psychology (Clinical). Please scroll below to view the progression chart for this study option. Entry Requirements for the Level 4 program Entry requirements for the Pass program is to all students who have satisfactorily completed Levels 1-3. The Honours program is by invitation to those students who demonstrate high academic performance at Level 1-3. Entry requirements for the Honours program are a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5 (Credit average) across the compulsory Level 2 psychology subjects and a minimum GPA of 6 (Distinction average) across five Level 3 psychology subjects including the Level 3 core subject. Entry to the Level 4 program is also available on a case by case basis for students who completed a 3 year year undergraduate program in psychology at an external institution. [-]

BA Early Childhood Studies (Hons)

Campus UK Gloucestershire
September 2015

If you enjoy working with young children, their families and communities then this course gives you a sound academic and professional base [+]

We are now offering Early Years Initial Teacher Training for September 2015 entry alongside Early Childhood Studies. If you enjoy working with young children, their families and communities then this course gives you a sound academic and professional base on which to build. The course gives you everything you need to prepare for a rapidly expanding employment market which demands flexibility, competence and knowledge. You’ll develop skills which are transferable across different occupational boundaries. Time and opportunity is given to explore all aspects of the development and care of children in the 21st century, including the theory and practice of child development, children within society, early years’ legislation, contemporary childhood and also to think about roles working within a setting and inter-agency teams. Throughout the course there’s a strong emphasis on the development of ICT, collaborative and presentational skills. Each year includes a placement in an early years setting. Entry requirements Applicants should satisfy the minimum university entry requirements 260 UCAS tariff points with typical offers: • A-level: grades BCC or equivalent • IB Diploma: 24 points • BTEC National Diploma: DMM International International academic equivalent. An international foundation course may be required for entry. IELTS 6.0 overall in English with no less than 5.5 in any other band or equivalent. [-]

BS in Human Services - Courts and the Legal System 

Online USA

Courtroom dramas can be as compelling in real life as they are on television and in books. In the Courts and the Legal System concentration, you will discover how the justice system really functions. In your review of the judicial [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. Courtroom dramas can be as compelling in real life as they are on television and in books. In the Courts and the Legal System concentration, you will discover how the justice system really functions. In your review of the judicial process, you will examine the principles of law as they apply to topics such as domestic and international crimes, criminal defense, and punishment. You’ll also be able to explore aspects of civil law, including family law, employment law, property rights, and malpractice issues, while earning your online B.S. in Human Services degree. This broad overview will enable you to gain the foundational skills needed to identify and analyze the relationship between victims, offenders, communities, and government agencies in their response to crime. 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 in Forensic Science

Campus USA Tampa
January 2015

The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science degree is designed to prepare students for careers as forensic scientists. The core of the curriculum consists of chemistry and biology courses and a small [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science

The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science degree is designed to prepare students for careers as forensic scientists. The core of the curriculum consists of chemistry and biology courses and a small number of criminology and criminal justice courses. Potential employers include local, state and federal crime laboratories and law enforcement agencies, such as the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE). The curriculum is enhanced by internship opportunities with the Tampa FDLE lab and the Hillsborough County Medical Examiner. The track also prepares students for graduate programs in forensic science, chemistry, biochemistry and health professional schools.... [-]

Bachelor in Communication Studies

Campus USA Minneapolis Rochester
January 2015

Our discipline is grounded in rhetorical and scientific principles and is guided by the need to make communicative choices that are artful, ethical, and effective. [+]

Bachelor in Communication Studies We Are Called To Train Ethical and Effective Communicators. Our discipline is grounded in rhetorical and scientific principles and is guided by the need to make communicative choices that are artful, ethical, and effective. Students who major in communication studies are concerned with: interpersonal relationships, mass media, public advocacy and social influence, group and organizational dynamics, and intercultural dimensions of communication. Prospective majors should meet with a departmental adviser as early as possible to design an approved major program, preferably by the end of the sophomore year. DEGREE REQUIREMENTS Our discipline is grounded in rhetorical and scientific principles and is guided by the need to make communicative choices that are artful, ethical, and effective. Students who major in Communication Studies are concerned with interpersonal relationships, mass media, public advocacy and social influence, group and organizational dynamics, and intercultural dimensions of communication. Prospective majors should meet with a departmental advisor as early as possible to design an approved major program, preferably by the end of the sophomore year. Communication Studies Major, BA For transfer students, at least six of these courses must be taken at Augsburg. Required of all Communication Studies majors: COM 111 – Public Speaking or COM 112 – Contest Public Speaking or COM 115 – Scientific and Technical Public Speaking COM 120 – Mass Media and Popular Culture COM 254 – Interpersonal Communication or COM 355 – Small Group Communication COM 280 – Introduction to Communication Studies COM 281 – Research Methods COM 329 – Intercultural Communication COM 351 – Argumentation COM 352 – Persuasion COM 490 – Keystone: Critical Conversations about Vocation A total of 3 electives must be taken from following categories (one course must be from COM): 1 to 3 electives from the following (May not count the same course twice): COM 247 – Documentary History and Theory COM 299 – Directed Study COM 321 – Business and Professional Speaking COM 345 – Organizational Communication COM 399 – Internship COM 405 – Nonverbal Communication COM 415 – Advanced Critical Media Studies COM 480 – Public Relations/Promotional Communication COM 499 – Independent Study 0 to 2 approved outside electives from another major, for example: ART 132 – Photography I ART 215 – Web Design I ART 225 – Graphic Design I BUS 242 – Principles of Management ENL 227 – Journalism ENL 228 – Broadcast and Online Journalism FLM 399 – Internship MKT 252 – Marketing Another course approved by Communication Studies department Communication Arts/Literature Teacher Licensure Major This major, which includes secondary education coursework and student teaching requirements in the Education Department, offers students the preparation necessary to become teachers of communication arts and literature in public schools and allows them to become licensed to teach at the middle school through the secondary level. Recommendation for teacher licensure is granted only to students who complete the requirements for this program with a minimum grade of 2.0 in major courses and with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50 in the major. All requirements in the major must be completed prior to student teaching. The course requirements for this program are listed in the English Department section of the catalog. Departmental Honors Departmental Honors is designed to encourage overall excellence as well as outstanding achievement on a specific project of special interest to the student. Departmental Honors students must maintain a 3.50 GPA in the major and a 3.00 GPA overall, and, as part of their major program, complete a substantial independent project of honors quality (COM 499 registration). Honors candidates should meet with their faculty advisor prior to their senior year to develop a proposal for the honors project. Communication Studies Minor Six courses including: COM 111 – Public Speaking or COM 112 – Contest Public Speaking or COM 115 – Scientific and Technical Speaking COM 254 – Interpersonal Communication COM 280 – Introduction to Communication Studies COM 120 – Mass Media and Popular Culture or POL 342 – Mass Communication in Society COM 351 – Argumentation or COM 352 – Persuasion COM 355 – Small Group Communication or COM 345 – Organizational Communication Film Major See the Film Studies website. Graduation Skills The Critical Thinking (CT), Speaking (S), and Writing (W) graduation skills are embedded throughout the offered courses and are met by completing the major. The graduation skill in Quantitative Reasoning (QR) is met by completing the following courses: COM 281 (QF) and COM 352 (QFA) for Communication Studies majors and PHY 119 for Film majors. Note: For transfer students, at least three of these six courses must be courses offered at Augsburg. POTENTIAL CAREERS What can you do with a major in Communication Studies? There are lots and lots of possibilities, including: ADVERTISING – copy writer, media planner, advertising specialist, media sales representative COMMUNICATION EDUCATION – high school speech teacher, debate coach, college or university professor, language arts coordinator, communication curriculum specialist ELECTRONIC AND NEW MEDIA – broadcasting stations manager, director of broadcasting, film editor, news director, technical director, actor, news anchor, announcer, researcher JOURNALISM – reporter, editor, copy writer, script writer, news service researcher, technical writer PUBLIC RELATIONS – publicity manager, press agent, corporate public affairs specialist, fundraiser, media analyst, researcher BUSINESS – sales representative, manager, negotiator, customer service representative, communication trainer, human resources manager HEALTH CARE – health educator, medical grants writer, hospital director of communication, hospice manager, health-care counselor, medical training supervisor INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS – corporate representative, translator, student tour coordinator, diplomat, foreign relations officer, foreign correspondent LAW – public defender, corporate attorney, public interest attorney, legal secretary, paralegal, legal reporter, law professor, arbitrator SOCIAL AND HUMAN SERVICES – public administrator, social worker, recreational supervisor, human rights officer, counselor, religious leader [-]

2+2 Bachelors Program in Liberal Arts

Campus India Chennai USA Albany
August 2015

An American Bachelor Degree: 2 years in India and 2 years in the US [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. 2+2 Bachelors Program in Liberal Arts Get an American Bachelor’s Degree the 2+2 way! The 2+2 American Bachelor’s Degree is offered in India by The National Management School, in collaboration with Broward College, Florida. After completing the 2-year AA program at NMS, students can transfer to ANY American university to complete their bachelor’s degree and their liberal arts education. The AA Program is a general liberal arts program that will enable the student to transfer into any program at the bachelor’s degree level. [-]

BA War Studies Hons.

Campus UK Kent
September 2015

The War Studies BA programme at Kent is an innovative programme that is firmly rooted in the discipline of history. With a strong focus on military history, previous graduates have gone on to join the Royal Military [+]

The War Studies BA programme at Kent is an innovative programme that is firmly rooted in the discipline of history. With a strong focus on military history, previous graduates have gone on to join the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst, the Hague Centre for Strategic Studies and the civil service - as well as a whole host of other careers suitable for history graduates. War is often thought of as the engine of change in human activity. The War Studies programme offers you the chance to study one of the most significant aspects of human behaviour - that of organised conflict and aggression. The modules on the programme examine not only military history, but also the impact of war and conflict across a wide chronological and geographic range. Working closely with the School of Politics and International Relations and Kent Law School, specialist modules are able to give alternative perspectives on war and conflict. In addition, War Studies students are eligible to take the majority of the modules available on the History BA programme, and vica versa - allowing undergraduates to tailor degrees to their own interests. As with all modules in the School of History, the modules offered on the War Studies programme are closely related to the research interests of academics. As a result, module options are wide-ranging, from the Crusades to the Falklands Conflict, covering everything from the tactics used in mechanised warfare, to the study of wartime cinema. Entry Requirements A levels - ABB at A-Level - and a minimum of a B in A level History, if taken. IB - 33 points overall or 16/17 points at Higher Level; - 5 in Higher Level history or 6 in Standard Level history (where taken) [-]

Degree In Elementary Education

Online Spain Burgos
March 2015

The International University Isabel I of Castile prepares teachers for an interdependent, globalized and demanding world that requires specialization; but at the same time, cross-training that facilitates flexibility demand today. [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. Isabella I of Castile International University prepares teachers for an interdependent, globalized and demanding world that requires specialization; but at the same time, cross-training that facilitates flexibility demand today. This grade has its goal set on boosting analysis, rationality, critical thinking and argumentation. It is proposed also to awaken in students an awareness of the importance and implications of their actions in relation to education for diversity. The teacher has been trained in our university will not be limited to providing information, but-especially-teach know where to seek information, how to manage, select, interpret, use, etc.. Waterfront summative or cumulative knowledge in a static sense, we focus on reflective knowledge, the result of critical analysis and awareness generating hypotheses and creativity pluralism alternatives. The plan is designed to help students discern the substance of the accessory and transcend the immediate, the explicit or obvious. The educational proposal presented Grade teacher conceived as a resource manager for learning and conscious of the role of counselor to be developed in relation to their students. Therefore, power in students who are active in the process of self-directed learning and enable them to track their progress to the teacher providing feedback to support their work. ... [-]

BA Politics and Law (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 [+]

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. [-]

Bachelor - Joint International Program

Campus USA Helena Spain Sevilla
January 2015

The First Year in Spain program allows students to earn Carroll College credits while enjoying the best Southern Europe has to offer: Andalusia’s fascinating history, culture, cuisine and climate. [+]

Bachelors Humanities and Social Sciences. First Year in Spain Three Years in the U.S. PATHWAY THROUGH SPAIN The First Year in Spain program allows students to earn Carroll College credits while enjoying the best Southern Europe has to offer: Andalusia’s fascinating history, culture, cuisine and climate. Students will spend a year in Seville, Spain, completing select coursework through cutting-edge distance learning technologies and occasional visits from Carroll College faculty. Upon successful completion of the first year, students will be automatically accepted at Carroll College and will then travel to Helena to complete the remainder of their four-year degree. WHAT’S INCLUDED? - housing - 24/7 emergency support - supervision by a qualified team of 8 full-time resident staff members in Seville for the entire academic year - a great line-up of overnight excursions and cultural activities in Seville - full tuition at the Seville campus, allowing students to enroll in 4 or 5 courses First Year in Seville also offers interested students the possibility of a study trip to the U.S. By visiting Carroll College in Helena, Montana, seeing the campus and meeting your future classmates in person, you’ll be ideally situated to make up your mind based on first-hand knowledge of whether Carroll is right for you. MAJORS OFFERED - Business Administration - Finance - Communication Studies - Environmental Studies: Policy and Project Management - Public Health - International Relations - History - English Writing & Literature • Philosophy - Theology - Classical Studies - Spanish - Ethics and Value Studies - Public Relations Direct Enroll at Carroll College in the U.S. DIRECT ROUTE TO THE U.S. Candidates not wishing to spend a year in Spain, and who meet all Carroll College admissions requirements, may apply directly to Carroll College and spend all four years in Helena, Montana. WHY A U.S. DEGREE? The United States higher education system remains the envy of the world. Its dual commitments to cutting-edge research and personalized undergraduate instruction remain unparalleled, and have drawn over 800,000 current degree-seekers to the U.S. These students understand that a degree from the U.S. lends prestige to any CV, and gives students a competitive edge whether they are planning to pursue a postgraduate degree or enter the workforce in their home country. MAJORS OFFERED - Accounting - Anthrozoology - Biology - Biochemistry - Molecular Biology - Business Administration - Chemistry - Civil Engineering - Classical Studies - Communication Studies - Computer Science - Computer Information Systems - Elementary Education - Engineering - Engineering Science - English Literature - English Writing - Environmental Studies - Ethics and Values Studies - Finance - French - Health & Physical Education (K-12) - Health Science - History - International Relations - Mathematics - Nursing - Philosophy - Physics - Political Science - Psychology - Public Health - Public Relations - Secondary Education - Sociology - Spanish - Spanish Education (K-12) - Theology [-]