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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
January 2020
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
Bucks New University

Knowing how to help someone overcome their challenges isn’t easy. This course gives you the insight and knowledge to help them overcome barriers. Your study will combine ... [+]

Course Overview

Are you a ‘people person’? Do you have a genuine interest in people? Do you possess patience and perseverance? Then you could potentially become a social worker. As a professionally registered social worker, you’ll make a difference to people’s lives.

Gain experience with working with vulnerable groups

Knowing how to help someone overcome their challenges isn’t easy. This course gives you the insight and knowledge to help them overcome barriers. Your study will combine classroom theory with real-life practice experience, some of which involves working alongside current social workers. You’ll also gain an understanding of how social work fits in with UK government policy and legislation.... [-]

United Kingdom High Wycombe Uxbridge
September 2019
Full-time
3 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
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
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
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
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
German
Full-time
6 semesters
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
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
Klaipeda University

During your studies in the program, you will find out why people behave, feel, or think in one way or another and how they interact. You will learn how, based on scientif ... [+]

Overview Location: Lithuania, Klaipeda Type: Bachelor, full-time Nominal duration: 4 years (240 ECTS) Study language: English Awards: BSc (Bachelor of Social Sciences) Tuition fee: €2,700 Application fee: The Application fee for degree study programs 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: €150. (Application fee is non-refundable). Application deadline: June 30 Studies commence: September 2 Bachelor in Psychology

Psychology is a universal and widely applied science. You cannot manage without the knowledge of psychology in any area of life where you deal with people – in family, at school, in an organization as well as in the computer science, advertising, or even space. During your studies in the program, you will find out why people behave, feel, or think in one way or another and how they interact. You will learn how, based on scientific research findings, psychologists seek to understand such phenomena as human development from infancy to old age, mental health, learning, personality, and many other things. During your apprenticeship periods, you will get acquainted with the specificity of psychologist’s work in various fields, test yourself, and choose further studies in the field of interest for you. The acquired knowledge will help you to better understand yourself and others.... [-]

Lithuania Klaipėda
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Medizinische Hochschule Brandenburg

The bachelor's degree in psychology (B.Sc.) focuses on the holistic view of perception, experience and behavior of the human being and links in a special way the transfer ... [+]

The bachelor's degree in psychology is characterized by modern forms of teaching, learning and examinations as well as consistent theory-practice networking. For example, the case-based teaching and learning method of Problem-Based Learning (POL) is used. This means that students in small groups use patient histories to develop theoretical and application-related learning objectives and to work on these in self-study, including content from lectures, seminars and literature sources.

A unique feature of the Neuruppin Bachelor program Psychology is the close proximity to clinical practice. The integrated Clinic Day gives our students the opportunity to get to know the everyday life and the interaction of psychologists, doctors and nurses on site and in direct contact with patients.... [-]

Germany Neuruppin
Open Enrollment
German
Full-time
3 years
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
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