Bachelor of Science Degrees in Professional Studies

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Professional Studies

A BSc stands for Bachelor of Science, and it is an undergraduate academic degree. Depending on the particular program, students who earn a BSc may choose to enter into a career or continue their education and earn an advanced degree.

Those who pursue professional studies often find that such a program is an excellent way to prepare for a career after graduation. Topics covered in these courses of study may include industry-specific information, general professional principles, or important skills, such as leadership.

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Bachelor in Social Sciences

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Belgium Brussels

Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Ghent University join academic forces to offer you the runway launching your cosmopolitan future: the Bachelor of Science in Social Sciences (BScSS). Because even leading global citizens are made at a specific place, at a specific time The BScSS was carefully designed to bring the best of sociology, political science and communication Studies together in a unique English taught bachelor program. And when the best of the best collide, a challenging yet rewarding curriculum takes shape. [+]

A most powerful troika: Sociology, Political Science, Communication Studies

Three crucial disciplines to build a deep understanding of today’s societies. By tearing down the walls around three social sciences, the English-taught Bachelor of Science in the Social Sciences (BScSS) program enables you to build solid bridges between them. And this is exactly the kind of fundamental skill you can take with you wherever you go - for example towards a specializing Master program and, later, a thriving European career.

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The analytical approach of the program implies that core courses take turns with so-called ‘interdisciplinary’ ones. The advantage of this clever mix? It teaches you to shift between and combine insights of sociology, political science and communication studies. In other words: you learn how to analyze complex social issues from multiple angles. Enriching concepts of different social sciences by confronting them with each other gives you another important edge. It turns theoretical knowledge into a tangible asset for investigating social reality. This is obviously a major pro for your future employer(s), especially since the BScSS program also equips you with an extensive methodological toolkit. This is valuable knowhow you will carry along your entire career - it doesn’t age and it will especially serve you well in the data driven future. ... [-]


Bachelor of Social Science

Singapore Management University
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 Singapore

The Bachelor in Social Science programme consists of a combination of coursework as well as opportunities for hand-on research supervised by faculty members. The programme aspires to be an interactive, collegial environment that models and encourages open communication and life-long learning. [+]

THE WORLD NEEDS A NEW GENERATION OF SOCIAL SCIENCE GRADUATES. VERSATILE IN TACKLING COMPLEXITIES, SOLVING PROBLEMS. In 2013, Professor James Tang, Dean, School of Social Sciences, declared that “The World needs a new generation of Social Science graduates to tackle its complexities.” Our interdisciplinary PPS majors – Psychology, Political Science and Sociology – plus a final year integrative capstone seminar had produced an exciting corps of Social Science graduates – well-rounded, insightful, and versatile in viewing and tackling problems from multiple perspectives – and capable of taking on leadership position in a diverse field of careers. In 2016, we raised the bar with a new signature major that combines the synergistic power of three critical disciplines: Politics, Law and Economics (PLE). The PLE major provides for a deeper understanding of global political perspectives, economic transformations and the legal frameworks that these changes demand. Graduates develop a higher level of strategic thinking, innovative problem solving skills and imaginative leadership quality. PLE – for those who want to become the new leaders, thinkers and doers of tomorrow. Overview In today's increasingly complex world, the study of social sciences has never been more important. The increasing connectedness of countries and markets, brought about by globalization in trade, cross-border capital flows and the advent of new information and communication technologies, has drastically changed the dynamics of interaction among individuals, communities and governments. To fully comprehend these developments and their implications for the future development of our societies, it is imperative to adopt a multi-disciplinary... [-]