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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
July 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 6 years
Online
Georgetown University Qatar

Founded in 1919, Georgetown's School of Foreign Service (SFS) sought to educate students about global issues and prepare them for a life of service - in business, governm ... [+]

Overview

Founded in 1919, Georgetown's School of Foreign Service (SFS) sought to educate students about global issues and prepare them for a life of service - in business, government, or for a humanitarian agency. Today the School of Foreign Service offers students in both Washington, D.C. and Doha, Qatar an interdisciplinary undergraduate degree program built on a liberal arts education. Students begin their studies with the SFS and University core curriculum, giving them an understanding of philosophy, theology, the humanities, economics, political science, history, and other disciplines. During sophomore year, students choose a major, allowing them to further develop a specialization in one area of international affairs. This dual emphasis on international affairs and the interdisciplinary approach distinguishes the curriculum of the School of Foreign Service from that of other liberal arts programs. In addition to their work on campus, many SFS students study and work abroad during their junior year and do independent research and internships in their senior year.... [-]

Qatar Doha
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Nottingham Trent University School of Social Sciences - Undergraduate

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 ... [+]

BSc (Hons) Psychology

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
3 - 4 years
Campus
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
Peru State College

The Psychology major prepares students for graduate study as well as for careers where strong human services skills are necessary. ... [+]

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

The Psychology major prepares students for graduate study as well as for careers where strong human services skills are necessary. Students may take approved Provisional Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (PLADC) courses which are indicated with an asterisk (*) below. To earn the PLADC credential, in addition to completing the required courses, students must complete 300 hours of supervised field experience and pass the required examination. PLADC classes are only offered on campus due to State Licensing regulations.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates will be able to:

Demonstrate a knowledge base in psychology that includes key concepts, theories, findings and trends. Demonstrate an understanding of research methods in psychology, including how to design studies and analyze and interpret data. Demonstrate the use of critical thinking skills, especially in the application of critical thinking to psychological issues. Demonstrate the ability and predisposition to apply psychology to relevant personal and social issues. Demonstrate an understanding of psychology’s values, including but not limited to gaining comfort with ambiguity, considering evidence, and adhering to ethical principles in teaching, research, and practice. Demonstrate the use of technology to evaluate the quality and credibility of information obtained from a variety of sources. Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively in writing using APA format, in presenting, and interpersonally. Demonstrate an awareness of and sensitivity to multicultural issues. Demonstrate the ability to use psychology to improve one’s self. Demonstrate how to develop a realistic plan for how psychology will inform one’s future career plans. Core... [-]
USA USA Online Peru
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Online
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
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
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
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
Slippery Rock University

In the Homeland Security program, you will learn how to prevent, protect, and minimize the effects of man-made and natural disasters, as well as how to respond to and rec ... [+]

In the Homeland Security program, you will learn how to prevent, protect, and minimize the effects of man-made and natural disasters, as well as how to respond to and recover from those same threats. You will gain knowledge of the many tools used to fight terrorism, protect infrastructures and key assets, secure intelligence, and devise emergency plans to respond to natural and man-made disasters.

The program prepares you to:

Critically think in order to devise creative security solutions to protect the homeland Learn cultural awareness/foreign language component Participate in a capstone project that is hands-on Gain real-world experience through internship opportunities Why Choose Homeland Security? ... [-]
USA Slippery Rock
September 2019
Full-time
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
Full-time
4 years
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
University of North Alabama College of Arts and Sciences

A bachelor’s in psychology provides excellent preparation for entry-level positions in a variety of fields after graduation. Recent graduates have found jobs in medical a ... [+]

Welcome to the UNA Psychology program. The mission of the psychology department is to assist students to achieve their personal and professional potential through training in scientific methods and discipline-specific knowledge in the study of behavior, mental processes, and physiological processes, promoting a spirit of active inquiry and critical thinking and fostering a sense of social responsibility in the global community.

The department houses five full-time faculty members with expertise in both the applied and research fields of psychology with particular emphasis on Clinical Psychology, Applied Behavior Analysis, Cognitive Psychology, and Social Psychology. There is a strong emphasis on research, critical thinking, and application of psychology to traditional settings such as education and mental health settings; however, we also strive to apply psychology to other areas such as public policy and industry. ... [-]

USA Florence
August 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus