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Social sciences help students to better understand the interactions and systems within human society. Topics covered may include how communities and populations form governments, make laws, develop economic systems, or how individuals make decisions.

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Arden University

Psychology is a fascinating science. Why do people behave in the way they do? How do our minds work? The key knowledge areas within psychology will all be covered in this ... [+]

Psychology is a fascinating science. Why do people behave in the way they do? How do our minds work? The key knowledge areas within psychology will all be covered in this course: research methods, biological psychology, cognitive psychology, individual differences, developmental psychology and social psychology. You will also gain knowledge of the history of psychological theory.

Course Requirements

A high school diploma or equivalent qualifications in two subjects at GCE A level plus passes at grade C or above in three subjects at GCSE level. If you are not an English native speaker, you will be required to provide us with a proof of English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.0 or above.... [-]

United Kingdom Coventry
April 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 6 years
Online
Kentucky Wesleyan College

The Bachelor of Science in Psychology online degree completion program provides students with knowledge about human behavior that is invaluable in any career. Students le ... [+]

About

The Bachelor of Science in Psychology online degree completion program provides students with knowledge about human behavior that is invaluable in any career. Students learn about aspects of themselves and others such as personality, perception, emotion, motivation, thought processes, child development, and psychological disorders. A bachelor’s degree in psychology is good preparation for careers in fields such as business, law, and social work. The psychology major also provides students with an excellent background for applying to graduate school in psychology and ultimately becoming a practicing psychologist.

Psychology Online Degree Map I. General Education General Hum... [-]
USA Owensboro
September 2019
Online
University of Pittsburgh at Bradford

Many of us want to know why people behave the way they do. And some of us want to really know why, and then do something to help. If you're one of those people, then a ps ... [+]

Many of us want to know why people behave the way they do. And some of us want to really know why, and then do something to help. If you're one of those people, then a psychology major may be what you're looking for.

Psychology is the study of the mind and behavior. The discipline embraces all aspects of the human experience — from the functions of the brain to the actions of nations, from child development to care for the aged. In every conceivable setting from scientific research centers to mental health care services, “the understanding of behavior" is the focus of the psychology. Psychology majors at Pitt-Bradford take courses such as: Introduction to Psychology, Personality Theories, Child Development, Statistics, Social Psychology, Experimental Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, and Counseling Psychology.... [-]

USA Bradford
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Peru State College

The Department endeavors to develop the following qualities in our students as they relate to the college’s mission and objectives: Our students will develop an understan ... [+]

Bachelor of Science in Social Science

The Department endeavors to develop the following qualities in our students as they relate to the college’s mission and objectives: Our students will develop an understanding of how past events, ideas, and people can have a lasting legacy on current and future courses of history, as well as to develop their capacity to logically express those thoughts through effective communication skills. Our students will develop a penchant for seeking discovery of new information and the application of past knowledge in a manner that improves current and future society, whether it is through conventional means or through new forms of computer and information literacy. Our students will cultivate the ability of independent inquiry and critical thinking skills with regards to events of the past, current, and future times, particularly cognizant of the need for the intellectual capacity for change. Our students will establish a pattern of civic involvement based upon historical, cultural, social, economic, and political studies of previous and contemporary societies. The department will continue to provide educational events/opportunities in the Social Sciences for not only its current students but also for the general communities of Southeast Nebraska, the state of Nebraska, the United States, as well as our global community. Such events/opportunities will enrich life intellectually and ethically.... [-]

USA Peru
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Nottingham Trent University School of Social Sciences - Undergraduate

This engaging British Psychology Society (BPS) accredited course combines a comprehensive training in Psychology with the study of criminal behavior, types of crime and k ... [+]

BSc (Hons) Psychology with Criminology

Our students would recommend us! In the latest National Student Survey, 94% of our recent BSc (Hons) Psychology students would recommend studying at NTU. (National Student Survey 2017).

Our British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited degree explores the secrets of what makes us human, what it means to be alive and why we behave in the ways we do.

This course covers all the core areas of Psychology stipulated by the British Psychological Society (BPS) curriculum. You'll explore the human being, the workings of the brain, the processes and mechanisms of human thinking, feeling and behavior and how psychologists, psychological research, and therapy can make a tangible and positive difference to people's lives and society.... [-]

United Kingdom Nottingham
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
Mansfield University

The Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology offers students a variety of pathways for successful careers in Psychology-related fields and advanced study in Psychology. S ... [+]

The Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology offers students a variety of pathways for successful careers in Psychology-related fields and advanced study in Psychology. Students may choose from concentrations in Counseling, Human Resource Management, Forensic Psychology, Lifespan Development, and Mind/Body Health.

Instead of choosing one of these concentrations, the student may also pursue General Psychology to gain a broad background in the field. All students in the Psychology degree program are trained in psychological research methodology, a critical component for understanding Psychology as an academic discipline and a profession.

In addition, the Psychology program maintains relationships with a broad range of organizations that offer internships in counseling, human services, healthcare, or business. Advisors work closely with students to plan the internship and ensure that the experience is successful.... [-]

USA Mansfield
August 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
University of Management and Technology

The BSHS requires completion of a total of 120 credit hours of instruction, 60 of which are at the upper level (junior and senior years). Students must have completed a m ... [+]

About

The BSHS requires completion of a total of 120 credit hours of instruction, 60 of which are at the upper level (junior and senior years). Students must have completed a minimum of 60 credit hours of college-level studies at the lower level (freshman and sophomore years). Within the required 120 credit-hours a student must also complete at least 30 credit hours in General Education in total to receive a BSHS degree.

BSHS Program Objectives

Upon successful completion of the program, students will be able to:

Apply knowledge in Homeland Security to specialized areas of concern Evaluate the importance of communication, coordination, and cooperation in a variety of competing a... [-]
USA Arlington
September 2019
Online
Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences

The bachelor's program Psychology oriented model at Bologna and fulfills the requirements according to § 7 para. 1 item 2 of the Austrian Psychologists Act, 2013. It comb ... [+]

The bachelor's program Psychology oriented model at Bologna and fulfills the requirements according to § 7 para. 1 item 2 of the Austrian Psychologists Act, 2013.

It combines psychological and psychosocial fields of application based on a scientifically-based practice. Students are taught essential foundations of empirical research. They acquire basic knowledge in all major branches of psychology as the development, social, or neuropsychology. Based on this foundation consisting of theoretical knowledge, psychological action competences and key qualifications to care for people be further developed, which are particularly relevant for the later professional life.

A successful completion of the bachelor's program Psychology guarantees a fixed study space in the future Master studies psychology at the KL.... [-]

Austria Krems an der Donau
October 2019
Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
Klaipeda University

The studies in the Bachelor's degree programme in Social Work at Klaipeda University last for 3,5 years. Students may choose one of the two offered specializations: Soci ... [+]

Overview Location: Lithuania, Klaipeda Type: Bachelor, full-time Nominal duration: 3.5 years (210 ECTS) Study language: English Awards: BSc (Bachelor of Social Work) Tuition fee: €1285 Application fee: The Application fee for degree study programmes is for citizens of the EU member states or countries of the European Economic Area (Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Belarus, Armenia, and Azerbaijan), as well as those who have a permanent residence permit in the Republic of Lithuania: €55. For other students: €200. (Application fee is non-refundable). Application deadline: Nov 30, 2018 Studies commence February 1

Bachelor of Social Work

The 21st century is not only an age of technologies; it is also an age of services. It is an age where social work remains of high relevance, as human contact and human support cannot be replaced by machines. If you are eager to reinforce your values, show the kindness of your heart, if you care about the well-being of society, or if you are keen on volunteering, social work is a profession for you.... [-]

Lithuania Klaipėda
February 2019
Full-time
42 months
Campus
City University of London

International Politics BSc (Hons) at City enables you to understand global issues and actors in a time of fast-moving political and social change, preparing you for a div ... [+]

Who is it for?

The International Politics BSc (Hons) degree is for students who want to explore contemporary global issues and deepen their understanding of the rapid social and political changes affecting the world. This up-to-date, thought-provoking curriculum, will enable you to learn how governments, intergovernmental organisations, transnational movements, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and multinationals influence global politics. You will also study international organisations as policy-making structures and will examine what kind of ideas, ethical concerns, and regional considerations shape global governance and key decisions around, for instance, conflict, peace, or economic gains. Crucially, you will develop your analytical skills to examine and critically assess complex issues, contested concepts, and debates.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Social Sciences

The BSocSc (Hons) in Government and International Studies programme is intended to provide a programme of study which will give students a firm grasp of the different are ... [+]

Overview

The BSocSc (Hons) in Government and International Studies programme is intended to provide a programme of study which will give students a firm grasp of the different areas of political science. These cover political sociology (including political institutions, political culture and political behaviour), government and public policy-making, international relations and political economy, political theory and political thought, and political methodology.

In geographical terms, the programme focuses on the politics of Hong Kong, mainland China, and the Asia Pacific region, on the basis that it is essential to give Hong Kong students a thorough understanding of their own political environment. The programme seeks to stimulate the students' interest and to sharpen their awareness by incorporating a systematic comparative and international dimension, drawing both on the China Studies and European Studies programmes.... [-]

Hong Kong
September 2019
4 years
Campus
University Of North Carolina at Pembroke

BS in Psychology ... [+]

Freshman Seminar: 1 Sem. Hr.

General Education: 44 Sem. Hrs.

ENG 1050. Composition I (3 credits) ENG 1060. Composition II (3 credits) Fine Art (3 credits) Literature (3 credits) History (3 credits) Philosophy and Religion (3 credits) Social Sciences (9 credits) Natural Science (6 credits) Mathematics (3 credits) Physical Education (2 credits) General Education Electives (6 credits)

Major Requirements: 40 Sem. Hrs.

The major in psychology consists of 40 semester hours (of which at least 15 hours must be taken at the 3000‑ level or higher)

Note: No 3000‑4000 level courses should be taken until PSY 2080 and PSY 2100 have been completed.

I. Core requirements: 16 Sem. Hrs.... [-]

USA Pembroke
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Eindhoven University of Technology

The games you play, the mobile phone you use to send text messages, the website where you do your online shopping. Technology is all around us and is an important part of ... [+]

The games you play, the mobile phone you use to send text messages, the website where you do your online shopping. Technology is all around us and is an important part of our lives. Too important to just leave it to technologists.

In Psychology & Technology, you learn how technology influences people, and how you can use knowledge of psychology to let people use technology as effectively as possible. But you also learn how you can use psychology to design completely new technology applications such as motivational rehabilitation technology in healthcare, sociable robots or brain‑computer interfaces.

People and technology

Teaching staff and students of the Psychology & Technology program deal with a wide range of different subjects, all of which focus on the relationship between people and technology. For example:... [-]

Netherlands Eindhoven
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University

The Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Psychology & Safety provides the student with skills and knowledge for a career in workplace psychology/human resources, ... [+]

The Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Psychology & Safety provides the student with skills and knowledge for a career in workplace psychology/human resources, aviation safety, occupational safety, organizational training or related disciplines, and is normally completed in eight semesters. The program delivers an effective foundation in human behavior and cognition as it relates to safety and organizational effectiveness that prepares the student for a wide variety of organizational settings or for advanced study at the graduate level.

The Bachelor of Science in Industrial Psychology & Safety is housed within the Department of Behavioral & Safety Sciences. The Department is located in the Robertson Aviation Safety Center where classrooms, laboratories, and faculty offices are convenient for daily interaction with other students and faculty. The Department of Behavioral & Safety Sciences also provides a unique opportunity on the Prescott campus for students to interact with graduate students and collaborate on research and practice activities.... [-]

USA Prescott
September 2019
Full-time
8 semesters
Campus
Middlesex University Mauritius

BSc Honours Psychology with Counselling Skills Degree combines a broad education in psychology with a specialist strand to develop counseling and interpersonal skills tog ... [+]

BSc Honours Psychology with Counselling Skills Degree combines a broad education in psychology with a specialist strand to develop counseling and interpersonal skills together with an understanding of the theory and practice of counseling.

You will focus on the systems and theories that underpin both psychology and counseling, culminating in the submission of a portfolio of research and knowledge. At Middlesex University Mauritius, we offer a solid grounding in modern psychology – a body of theoretical and practical knowledge concerning human behavior and experiences.

Graduates of the programme will be eligible and well-prepared to undertake specialized postgraduate training to become qualified to practice as clinical or counseling psychologists.... [-]

Mauritius Vacoas-Phoenix
October 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus