Bachelor Programs in Social Sciences

Compare 332 Bachelor Programs in Social Sciences

Bachelor degrees from accredited colleges and universities can be important stepping-stones toward a successful career.The most common type of undergraduate program is a bachelor's degree, usually awarded after four years of successful study

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Bachelor of Philosophy - Asia Pacific

Australian National University - College Of Asia & The Pacific
Campus Full time 4 years January 2018 Australia Canberra

This program is an innovative, research-focused undergraduate degree designed for intellectually curious students who want to explore their interests beyond the classroom. It's the only program of its kind where disciplinary knowledge is enriched by a deep regional understanding of Asia and the Pacific. As a member of ANU's interdisciplinary research community students will have the opportunity to explore their interests through a diverse range of disciplines including: history, international relations, gender, culture, strategic studies, literature, politics, linguistics, anthropology, law and regulation, archaeology and economics. Students will receive one-on-one mentoring from a range of world-leading researchers at the forefront of their fields and develop their capacity for independent research and critical thinking in an academically rigorous learning environment. The flexible nature of the PhB allows students and their academic mentors to design the program to suit their interests and includes advanced courses tailored to provide students with the high-level academic skills they need to take the first step in their research career. During the final year of study students will be encouraged to undertake fieldwork abroad as they embark on a year-long independent research project under the guidance of an academic supervisor. With the PhB students can choose their own adventure while gaining exceptional preparation in their chosen field and special opportunities to pursue the study of Asia and the Pacific at the highest level. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. This program is an innovative, research-focused undergraduate degree designed for intellectually curious students who want to explore their interests beyond the classroom. It's the only program of its kind where disciplinary knowledge is enriched by a deep regional understanding of Asia and the Pacific. As a member of ANU's interdisciplinary research community students will have the opportunity to explore their interests through a diverse range of disciplines including: history, international relations, gender, culture, strategic studies, literature, politics, linguistics, anthropology, law and regulation, archaeology and economics. Students will receive one-on-one mentoring from a range of world-leading researchers at the forefront of their fields and develop their capacity for independent research and critical thinking in an academically rigorous learning environment. The flexible nature of the PhB allows students and their academic mentors to design the program to suit their interests and includes advanced courses tailored to provide students with the high-level academic skills they need to take the first step in their research career. During the final year of study students will be encouraged to undertake fieldwork abroad as they embark on a year-long independent research project under the guidance of an academic supervisor. With the PhB students can choose their own adventure while gaining exceptional preparation in their chosen field and special opportunities to pursue the study of Asia and the Pacific at the highest level. A single four year undergraduate degree offered by the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific This program is available for... [-]

Bachelor in Humanities, the Arts and Social Thought

Bard College Berlin
Campus Full time 8 semesters October 2017 Germany Berlin

Bard College Berlin's BA degree in Humanities, the Arts, and Social Thought affords students the opportunity to gain a thorough training in the fields of the humanities, while also acquiring a knowledge of the key intellectual developments, works, and debates that lie at the origin of the disciplines of the social and natural sciences and the practicing arts. [+]

Bard College Berlin's BA degree in Humanities, the Arts, and Social Thought affords students the opportunity to gain a thorough training in the fields of the humanities, while also acquiring a knowledge of the key intellectual developments, works, and debates that lie at the origin of the disciplines of the social and natural sciences and the practicing arts. The core program consists of courses that address some of the most important texts and artifacts in the cultural legacies of Europe and the world. In addition to the core program, students choose one of the following areas of concentration: Art and Aesthetics, Ethics and Politics, Literature and Rhetoric. Electives in studio arts (theater, dance, painting, art production) are also available, as are a wide range of electives in philosophy, art history, literature, film, and social theory. Students progress toward the completion of a BA thesis in the fourth year, under the supervision of an individual faculty member. Study abroad in Europe (through the ERASMUS network), or in the United States (at Bard College or its affiliated programs and campuses) and around the world (in the Bard network or through Bard College Berlin's international exchange agreements) is possible in the third year. An internship program supports the undertaking of practical training or work experience at any stage of the degree. Language study in German from beginner to advanced level is available throughout the program. All B.A. in Humanities, the Arts, and Social Thought candidates must demonstrate intermediate proficiency in German by the... [-]

Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology

University of South Florida Sarasota–Manatee
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Sarasota

The Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology involves the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. Because of this focus, psychology is relevant to many other areas of study both inside and outside of the social and behavioral sciences. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology "In life, particularly in public life, psychology is more powerful than logic." - Ludwig Quidde Program Overview The Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology involves the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. Because of this focus, psychology is relevant to many other areas of study both inside and outside of the social and behavioral sciences. The Psychology program at USF Sarasota-Manatee offers students a well-rounded liberal arts education, in addition to providing excellent training for qualified students who wish to pursue graduate work in disciplines such as Clinical, Cognitive, Industrial Psychology, Neuroscience, Education, Gerontology, Counseling, Management, Medicine and Law. Led by expert faculty in the field of Psychology, the program emphasizes the breadth of psychology while allowing the student some electives to pursue a particular aspect of the field in-depth. Is the Psychology Program Right for You? Are you interested in the human mind and how people make decisions? Would you consider yourself inquisitive and analytical? A degree in Psychology from USF Sarasota-Manatee allows you to learn about the human thought processes while gaining the knowledge and training necessary to become a professional in human services or research domains or to continue on to graduate level training. Future Careers A degree in Psychology from USF Sarasota-Manatee gives you the real-world training needed to pursue a career as a(n): Licensed Psychologist I/O Psychologist Forensic Psychologist Social Worker Counselor Researcher Human Resources Officer Physician Lawyer [-]

Degree In International Relations

Universidade de Évora
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Portugal Évora

Technological innovations, problems with human rights, humanitarian, ecological and environmental crisis, relations between peoples and states, are themes which today have an influence that is simultaneously local and global, as well as decisive for the future of humanity. [+]

PRESENTATION Technological innovations, problems with human rights, humanitarian, ecological and environmental crisis, relations between peoples and states, are themes which today have an influence that is simultaneously local and global, as well as decisive for the future of humanity. This course of study provides knowledge and tools for understanding, theoretical and practical in today's world, forming graduates with comprehensive capabilities at national, European and international labor markets. Career Diplomatic and consular career; International organizations like the UN, NATO, EU, NGOs; private companies and public entities involved in international projects and / or European and cross-border; superior technical functions in central public authorities, from local to global; advice on offices of international and / or European studies; business career in risk analysis area and foresight, the competitive intelligence; scientific investigation ca. [-]

Faculty of Humanities

Bowen University
Campus Full time March 2018 Nigeria Iwo

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BA in Political Studies - specialization Security Studies

University of Lodz
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2017 Poland Łódź

"Security Studies” offers an attractive form of classes taught by academics and experts with experience gained at governmental and local institutions, media and international organizations. [+]

Institution Department of Theory of Foreign and Security Policy Name of the programme Political Studies (politologia) Specialization -Security Studies Degree to obtain Bachelor of Political Studies Duration 4 semesters (2 academic years) Language of instruction English ECTS points 180 Deadline for application 15 July 2017 Programme description "Security Studies” are the answer to the increasing interest in issues of international and national security as well as of various threats – not only conventional (military) – of the contemporary world. "Security Studies” offers an attractive form of classes taught by academics and experts with experience gained at governmental and local institutions, media and international organizations. Apart from political issues, specialization classes will focus on defense system of a state and on a wide range of issues of international security. Students will also have an opportunity to meet politicians, diplomats, scientists, civilian and military decisionmakers and to undertake internships at selected institutions. Our students will have an opportunity to study for one or two semesters at a partner university within the European Union. Requirements A high school diploma, a transcript of records showing the subjects/grades and a certificate of proficiency in English for foreigners (unless the secondary education was taught in English) are required. [-]

Bachelor in Psychology

Mercy College
Campus or Online Full time Part time 4 years September 2017 USA USA Online Bronx East Village Dobbs Ferry Yorktown Heights + 5 more

An in-depth knowledge of human behavior, the mind and influencing factors. Pursue your interest with more than 50 psychology courses to choose from. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. An in-depth knowledge of human behavior, the mind and influencing factors Pursue your interest with more than 50 psychology courses to choose from. Have you ever wondered….Why do you do the things you do? What do your dreams mean? Or, why do some people develop schizophrenia? If these questions interest you, then you should consider the Psychology Program. Psychology is the study of behavior, the mind and factors influencing them. With our highly esteemed faculty, diverse guest lecturers and extensive affiliations with area hospitals and clinics, Mercy College is the place to pursue your degree. The Psychology Program at Mercy College offers more than 50 different psychology courses so students may succeed in a wide range of careers. You’ll have the opportunity for hands-on training and practical experience in several exciting Internships and Cooperative Education (COOP) placements in a number of human service agencies. There are many opportunities for students to engage in research including those offered through the RIMI (Research Infrastructure in Minority Institutions) and COR grants (Career Opportunities in Research). These federally funded programs provide qualified students with the academic and/or financial support to pursue graduate studies. An honors program and membership in a national society are also available for qualified students. Program Outcomes By the end of this program, students should be able to: Describe key concepts, principles, and overarching themes in psychology Interpret, design, and conduct basic psychological research Identify and explain ethical standards in psychological science and practice Demonstrate effective communication... [-]

Bachelor in International Relations

Oral Roberts University
Campus Full time 6 - 8 semesters September 2017 USA Tulsa

The international relations major is designed for students interested in learning about and/or pursuing a career in diplomacy and regionalized or international politics. The major also includes studies in economics, theology, and linguistics and requires a minor. [+]

The international relations major is designed for students interested in learning about and/or pursuing a career in diplomacy and regionalized or international politics. The major also includes studies in economics, theology, and linguistics and requires a minor. A student majoring in international relations will be adequately prepared for the diversity in the modern global arena through a strong foundation of Judeo-Christian principles as they apply to international studies. This degree can be completed in three years by following the degree-in-three plan sheet. Career Options - Conflict Mediator - Global-Crisis manager - United Nations Official - Global Intel Analyst/C.I.A - Non-governmental Organization Program Manager/Administrator - International Consultant/Advisor - Foreign Journalist/Correspondent/Anchor - Think Tank Staff - State Department Official/Spokesperson/DSS - Ambassador/Diplomat/Regional Specialist - International government contractor/consultant/employee - International Project Analyst/Implementer - International auditor - International Procurement Officer - Path to International lawyer - Path to Global Economist Internship Opportunities - Dalit Freedom Network (DFN) - GreenTech, Sri Lanka - International Justice Mission (IJM) - Institute for Justice and Peace, India. - World Compassion - Kabul International School, Afghanistan - Tulsa Global Alliance - United Nations Association of Eastern Oklahoma - International Relief and Development - Compassion International - United States Agency for International Development (USAID) - Americorps.gov - International Christian Concerns (ICC) - Tulsa Council on Foreign Relations [-]

Bachelor of Social Work

Charles Sturt University
Campus or Online Full time Part time 4 - 8 years January 2018 Australia Wagga Wagga Port Macquarie Dubbo + 3 more

CSU's Bachelor of Social Work equips you with the knowledge and skill set to make a valuable contribution in social welfare and social work agencies, whether in rural areas, metropolitan settings or overseas. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. If you are passionately committed to the pursuit of social justice and human rights, consider CSU’s Bachelor of Social Work as the foundation of your career. CSU's Bachelor of Social Work equips you with the knowledge and skill set to make a valuable contribution in social welfare and social work agencies, whether in rural areas, metropolitan settings or overseas. In your bid to improve quality of life for individuals and communities, you may also work in a policy area, research or lobbying, breaking down inequities and helping shape our society into the future. At CSU, there are several pathways to gaining a social work degree. The pathway you take depends on where and how you want to study, as well as your educational background. Why study this course? Launch a lifelong career in an internationally recognised profession - CSU’s Bachelor of Social Work has full accreditation with the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW), meaning your qualification will be recognised throughout Australia. Graduates are also eligible for membership of the International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW) Our reputation - CSU is a leading provider of social work education in Australia. While CSU social work graduates can travel the world and work anywhere, they are often found at the heart of social welfare agencies and communities in rural and regional areas Gain authentic experience - you will develop strong practical skills and hands-on learning through 1,000 hours of placement, offering you unique opportunities to observe, question and... [-]

Bachelor In Political Science

Sciences Po Tunis
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Tunisia Tunis

The Bachelor's degree in Political Science is a multidisciplinary program open to the contemporary world, focusing on the social, economic and legal sciences as well as the study of political life, its actors, its institutions and international relations. It is an elite program that allows the student to acquire a solid capacity of reasoning and demonstration for a good understanding of the contemporary world. [+]

Degree in Political Science Duration of studies: 3 years Duration of internships: 1 st year: 2 months 2 nd year: 2 months 3rd year: 2 months Objectives: The degree in Political Science Is a multidisciplinary program open to the contemporary world, focusing on the social, economic and legal sciences as well as the study of political life, its actors, its institutions and international relations. It is an elite program that allows the student to acquire a solid capacity of reasoning and demonstration for a good understanding of the contemporary world. The degree in Political Science from the Ecole Supérieure Européenne de Tunis is the first to be accredited and recognized in Tunisia by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. Conditions of admission : The bachelor's degree in political science is available to holders of the baccalauréat and / or diplomas equivalent or superior. The admission of candidates is subject to a selection procedure based on a study and evaluation. Mobility program, the 3rd year abroad: The mobility program abroad gives our students the opportunity to spend the third year abroad, either at Science Po in France or at the partner schools and universities of the Institute of Political Studies of the School European Superior of Tunis. Perspectives and continuation of studies: The Bachelor's Degree in Political Science allows a continuation of studies for higher prospects in Master and MBA in Management of Public Policies or in International Relations. The Bachelor's Degree in Political Science also allows professional perspectives... [-]

Bachelor in International Studies

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Warrensburg

The International Studies program helps to create and reinforce a cross-cultural lens through which you are able to view and analyze the increasingly global community where we live and work. The major offers a curriculum recognized by employers seeking candidates with the ability to evaluate and understand the impact of globalization on individuals and societies. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. The International Studies program helps to create and reinforce a cross-cultural lens through which you are able to view and analyze the increasingly global community where we live and work. The major offers a curriculum recognized by employers seeking candidates with the ability to evaluate and understand the impact of globalization on individuals and societies. Why choose International Studies at UCM? This program offers study abroad and internship opportunities in more than 50 countries. This program brings in various informative speakers with whom you'll be able to interact. There are numerous scholarship opportunities available for students in this program. What will I study? International Studies courses provide you with the necessary tools to assess and follow global political, economic and social trends that arise in historical events and cultural dynamics. Courses include: Comparative Cultures Comparative World Religions Globalization and the Future International Relations What can I do with a degree in International Studies? Civil Servant Diplomat Translator Global Consultant International Aid Officer How can I get involved outside the classroom? At UCM, we value engaging learning experiences that include student involvement and service-learning projects. In International Studies, there are several involvement opportunities: International Studies Association Model United Nations [-]

Bachelor in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE)

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Netherlands Amsterdam Rotterdam + 1 more

This unique 3-year Philosophy, Politics and Economics Bachelor’s degree programme will prepare you for future leadership positions in business, politics, academia, and beyond. Complex social problems require generalists, that is, researchers, policy makers and professionals who are able to examine an issue from several angles, who can combine different perspectives in a constructive way, and who are aware of... [+]

This unique 3-year Philosophy, Politics and Economics Bachelor’s degree programme will prepare you for future leadership positions in business, politics, academia, and beyond. Complex social problems require generalists, that is, researchers, policy makers and professionals who are able to examine an issue from several angles, who can combine different perspectives in a constructive way, and who are aware of the broader social and historical context of problems. PPE provides you with the necessary tools and knowledge to be a leader in the 21st century. PPE at VU Amsterdam is the first program of its kind in continental Europe, combining a focused curriculum with exchange opportunities with international partner institutions and exciting and unique extracurricular initiatives involving representatives from the world of business, policy or politics. It is a multidisciplinary study program that combines the strengths of its three fields and places a special emphasis on incorporating the different perspectives of its constituent disciplines. The program provides rigorous theoretical training and broad, hands-on experience that will enable you to take an active role in shaping the world’s future. Future Leaders Looking Further The PPE program originated at Oxford University in the 1900s. Since then, many PPE programs have been developed at leading universities in the US, the UK and beyond. VU Amsterdam is the first university in mainland Europe to offer a comprehensive PPE program of this size at Bachelor’s level. You will benefit from our personal atmosphere and interaction with our dedicated and innovative teachers, many of whom have previous... [-]

Bachelor in European Study

Baltic International Academy
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

Programme: European Study Type: Complete study programme [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. Programme: European Study Type: Complete study programme Degree to be obtained: Bachelor Length: Full-time – 3 years (6 terms) Language: English Fee per year:* 1410 EUR (for EU students) / 1800 EUR (for non-EU students) * Other information: The payment for the dormitory is starting at 75 Ls (107 EUR). For additional information, or to apply to the programme please contact the Head of Study Programme or see the webpage. Curriculum Idea of Europe Politics in Latvia Political History of Latvia Political History of Europe Political Theory Theory of International Relations Comparative Politics Research Methods and Methodology in Political Sciences Theory of European Integration International Political Economy International Legislation History of European Integration Course paper I Course paper II EU Institutes Economics of European Integration EU Law EU Environmental Policy Latvia’s Integration in EU Conflict and Consensus in European Politics European Common Foreign and Security Policy European Politics EU Regional Policy EU Social Policy European Economic and Monetary Policy EU and Politics of the Baltic states EU and Politics of Central and Eastern Europe EU and Politics of Russia, Ukraine and Byelorussia EU and Politics of Eurasia EU and Politics of Scandinavia Diplomatic protocol Democracy and Legitimization in the EU Development of Democracy in the Central and Eastern Europe EU and Globalization International Relations and EU EU and Politics of Near East USA in International System South America in International System Africa in International System Latvian Foreign Policy: Institutions and Decision Making International Organizations Global Communication,... [-]

Bachelor in Political Science: International Politics and Development Studies

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

With the global demand for development specialists, the International Politics and Development Studies program, being one of the rare BA level programs of its kind in Europe (and practically sole in Eastern Europe) is [+]

With the global demand for development specialists, the International Politics and Development Studies program, being one of the rare BA level programs of its kind in Europe (and practically sole in Eastern Europe) is unique in that it, in addition to providing classical Political Science education, lays fundamentals of development theories and practice, all this with a focus on one of the developing regions. Currently, the Program covers the Middle East and former Soviet Union but is foreseen to expand to include Latin America. In connection with this, students are given the opportunity to study one of the area languages (such as Arabic, Turkish and Russian) for four semesters. During their studies, students are required to do internship at relevant institutions, something that enhances their practical skills and ability to put theory into practice. As the program is physically set in Lithuania, through its teaching staff as well as students it ingeniously combines the Western European expertise and Eastern European experiences. Access Requirements Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent degree and proven capability to fluently speak, read and write in English. Career Opportunities Graduates of the International Politics and Development Studies program will be able to work as either analysts, political advisors, or project managers in: - EU, UN and other international organizations and institutions; - national public sector institutions; - national and international non-governmental organizations; - media and other public information agencies, - research centers, think tanks, public opinion and political research institutions. Alternatively, they may... [-]

Bachelor in Language, civilisation and the science of language

Ca' Foscari University of Venice
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Italy Venice

This Programme will provide a solid basic grounding in two foreign languages and an intermediate-level knowledge of English, as well as specific skills related to the curriculum chosen. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. This Programme will provide a solid basic grounding in two foreign languages and an intermediate-level knowledge of English, as well as specific skills related to the curriculum chosen. Link to the Degree Programme page Link to the apply procedure page Access to the programme Unrestricted. Admission requirements To access the course, a previous suitable background is required. Each curriculum needs a specific knowledge , which the student should have before enrolling the university, in order to attend the course successfully. It is possible to verify this knowledge before enrolling. If the result of the test is negative, the student can enroll, but they will receive a supplementary educational debt (OFA), which means that the student must fill any gaps in their background through specific activities organized by the University. Specifically: To study English or Anglo-American language it is required, at enrollment, to have a certified knowledge of English language at least at B2 level. To study German language it is required, at the start of the lessons, to have language knowledge at least at B1 level. Language courses available: Three-year courses: - Albanian - American English - Catalan - Czech - French - German - English - Italian Sign Language (LIS) - Latin American Spanish - Modern Greek - Polish - Portuguese and Brazilian Portuguese - Romanian - Russian - Serbo-Croatian - Spanish. Single module courses: - Bulgarian - Slovenian and Basque. Curricula available - International Politics - Linguistics, Philology and Language Teaching Research - Literature... [-]