Bachelor Programs in Social Sciences

Compare 258 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

Social sciences focus on the study of social relationships and human society. Courses within social science prepare students for a wide number of careers that deal with people or systems in public, private, and nonprofit sectors.

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Degree In Psychology - Classroom

Universidad Católica de Murcia
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Spain Murcia

The student who chooses the Degree of Psychology is advisable to possess listening, empathy, assertiveness, analysis and planning abilities, as well as logical reasoning and inclination to know those scientific milestones of both past and future years in the scientific field of human development , Their relationships, their environment and their disorders. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. General information Faculty : Health Sciences Modality : face-to-face Language : English Duration : 4 courses ECTS : 240 Student profile The student who chooses the Degree of Psychology is advisable to possess listening, empathy, assertiveness, analysis and planning abilities, as well as logical reasoning and inclination to know those scientific milestones of both past and future years in the scientific field of human development , Their relationships, their environment and their disorders. Interests : Those of scientific, humanistic, sanitary and social type that relate to the person and their environment. Skills : Interest in the study of human behavior from a cognitive, behavioral and even spiritual point of view. Ability to observe and listen; Self-observation and ease of oral and written communication. Taste for research. Capacity for analysis, criticism and reflection. Good social skills. Attitudes : Responsibility, cordiality, respect, empathy. Why UCAM? The UCAM is an institution where study psicology Under a great educational quality thanks to the professionals that we put at your disposal and the implication of these with the student. This way, in this University where psychology is taught We accompany you during this new stage, we help you to join the labor market as soon as possible and to achieve your professional dreams. Career prospects Some of the examples related to the professional activity of the psychologist could be the following: Clinical psychology: previous examination and residency as Resident Internal Psychologist (PIR). The scope of action would be the evaluation and... [-]

Bachelor of International Security Studies

Australian National University - College Of Asia & The Pacific
Campus Full time 3 years January 2018 Australia Canberra

From violence in the Middle East to global warming and its impact on human populations, there are a range of global security threats facing Australia and the Asia Pacific region. In the rapidly changing and uncertain world, employers are increasingly seeking graduates with the capability to analyse and respond to complex security challenges. [+]

From violence in the Middle East to global warming and its impact on human populations, there are a range of global security threats facing Australia and the Asia Pacific region. In the rapidly changing and uncertain world, employers are increasingly seeking graduates with the capability to analyse and respond to complex security challenges. The Bachelor of International Security Studies at ANU allows students to delve deeply into contemporary security issues facing nations, international organisations and businesses around the world - including the threats posed by military power, civil war, terrorism, cybercrime, environmental degradation and food security. Students will develop practical skills that will equip them to critically analyse international security threats and policy responses and graduate with the ability to play a part in minimising their impact. Students will finish university with a degree that will open the door to their dream career in international relations - whether that's working for an international organisation such as the United Nations or Interpol; providing advice to government in defence, foreign affairs and trade or intelligence; or analysing security threats for a multinational corporation. Are you dreaming of a career with a global focus? Enquire now to find out how the Bachelor of International Security Studies is your first step to turning this dream into a reality. This degree will prepare you for a successful career in government (including foreign affairs and trade, defence, the Australian Federal Police or secret intelligence agencies), international organisations (like the United Nations or Amnesty International), or international... [-]

Bachelor in Economics, Politics, and Social Thought

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

he BA degree in Economics, Politics, and Social Thought provides disciplinary training in economics and politics within the framework of a core program in intellectual history that encourages the thoughtful and culturally well informed application of social-scientific methodology and principle. All students receive a foundational training in the basic tools of economic analysis and modeling, as well as an introduction to political theory and social and historical studies. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. The BA degree in Economics, Politics, and Social Thought provides disciplinary training in economics and politics within the framework of a core program in intellectual history that encourages the thoughtful and culturally well informed application of social-scientific methodology and principle. All students receive a foundational training in the basic tools of economic analysis and modeling, as well as an introduction to political theory and social and historical studies. At the advanced level, students choose a specialization in either economics or politics, and complete modules on comparative global issues, access to choice and decision making, and on key ideas, movements, methods, and challenges in each field. Throughout the degree, emphasis is placed on refining writing and developing mathematical and analytical skills. Regular assignment work for seminar classes is designed to ensure that students progress toward successful independent research, reflected in the BA thesis in the fourth year. Additional advantages and opportunities conferred by the BA program include an internship course and placement network, language study in German from beginner to advanced level, a wide range of electives in literature, philosophy, the practising arts. Study abroad is possible at Bard’s other campuses, and through ERASMUS, and international partner agreements with universities in Brazil and Hong Kong. Degree Requirements and Structure [-]

B.S. in Forensic Psychology

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2018 USA Prescott

The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Psychology at the Embry-Riddle Prescott campus, combines interests in human behavior and the desire to positively impact the legal system. [+]

The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Psychology at the Embry-Riddle Prescott campus, combines interests in human behavior and the desire to positively impact the legal system. Psychology, research, math, science, statistics, and security are the foundations of the forensic psychology degree. This bachelor's degree builds on the understanding of behavioral and cognitive sciences, the impact of our society and culture on behavior, and the tools needed to evaluate those involved. Forensic psychology students are well-prepared to enter careers in psychology or various related fields, court systems, law enforcement agencies, government security agencies, and law firms, and pursue postgraduate study in master-level and doctoral programs. The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Psychology degree is housed in the College of Arts and Sciences. [-]

Bachelor in Psychology

Northwest Missouri State University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Maryville

Psychology majors at Northwest learn the scientific study of a person’s thoughts and behaviors. Northwest faculty help students understand three core areas: scientific research methods that enhance critical thinking skills, evidence and claims knowledge; insight of an individual’s personal behavior, motives and thought processes; and the understanding of the biological and social factors that contribute to human development, cognitive skills, relationships and personality. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. Psychology majors at Northwest learn the scientific study of a person’s thoughts and behaviors. Northwest faculty help students understand three core areas: scientific research methods that enhance critical thinking skills, evidence and claims knowledge; insight of an individual’s personal behavior, motives and thought processes; and the understanding of the biological and social factors that contribute to human development, cognitive skills, relationships and personality. Career Opportunities More than 94% of students who graduated with a degree in psychology obtained employment or continued their education within six months after graduation. Below is a list of possible job titles: Crisis Counselor Family Counselor Social Worker Substance Abuse Counselor Youth Counselor *Based on self-reported data in recent years. Study Abroad Study Abroad is an opportunity for students to apply hands-on international experience to their own academic development. Faculty members supervise short-term study abroad programs that prepare students before, during and after the program. Two types of study abroad programs are available – faculty-led and traditional study abroad. The traditional program may be a semester, summer or year-long program and is taught by Northwest’s international partner institutions. Students from the business school have recently traveled and studied in China, Africa and Eastern Europe including Hungary, Austria and Czech Republic. Internships Although internships are not required in the psychology major, they are highly encouraged to gain hands-on, real-world experience. Requirements Psychology Major, 36 hours: B.S.—Minor Required Students choosing a major in Psychology must take the following courses: The Northwest Core (48-52 hours)... [-]

American Bachelor in Psychology

University of New York in Prague (UNYP)
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Czech Republic Prague

The aim of the Psychology Bachelor's Degree program is to provide students with a solid foundation in science as well as practical experience in all the major fields of psychology. [+]

American Bachelor in Psychology The aim of the Psychology Bachelor's Degree program is to provide students with a solid foundation in science as well as practical experience in all the major fields of psychology. Psychology is a very wide field of disciplines, and the program must prepare students for the variety of potential career paths available. This degree is awarded by State University of New York, Empire State College. Students who would like to earn a second degree can also sit for state exams at the end of their studies and receive a second diploma from UNYP accredited by the Czech Ministry of Education. Psychology is one of the most popular majors worldwide. Not only is this one of the most fascinating and dynamic fields of science, but it also provides a springboard for a wide range of opportunities for graduate study and exciting career choices. The Psychology Major involves a broad overview of a wide range of psychological topics. The foundation includes courses from the most important branches within the discipline, and gives students a thorough knowledge and background in the issues and theories of modern psychological thought. The focus on scientific and biological components gives students experience in critical thinking, analysis, and integration of scientific theory and practice. The specialized courses provide deeper insight into current issues of great concern to our modern society. Students become familiar with not just therapy and the treatment of mental illness, but also intercultural issues and family dynamics, as well as the... [-]

Bachelor European Studies

Zuyd University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2018 Netherlands Maastricht

Now that European borders are fading, there is a growing demand on the international labour market for graduates who know from personal experience what it means to study and work in an [+]

Bachelor European Studies

 

Now that European borders are fading, there is a growing demand on the international labour market for graduates who know from personal experience what it means to study and work in an international environment. People who can communicate fluently in various European languages; for whom the political and economic structures in Europe have no secrets; professionals who can manage cultural differences and who can be widely employed because of their extensive knowledge in the fields of international communication. Although it may be hard to believe that all of this is covered in just one study programme, this is just so in European Studies.

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Bachelor in Psychology

Mercy College
Campus or Online Full time Part time 4 years September 2018 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. [+]

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 skills (written or oral)... [-]

Bachelor in Psychology

McMurry University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Abilene

Nationwide, psychology is one of the fastest growing, most popular majors. The same is true of psychology at McMurry University. The knowledge our majors gain is foundational to any career that deals with people and relationships. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. Nationwide, psychology is one of the fastest growing, most popular majors. The same is true of psychology at McMurry University. The knowledge our majors gain is foundational to any career that deals with people and relationships. However, at McMurry we don’t simply teach psychology; we model and encourage a commitment to people in the following ways: Student-centered teaching — Students’ learning and well-being are our top priority. We make time for students, whether in the classroom or in one-on-one conversations. We take great pleasure and pride in helping our students grow intellectually as well as personally. Interactive learning — We encourage our students to be active participants in their own learning through classroom discussions and computer technology. Our students can participate in hands-on internships where they learn about the use of psychology in the real world. Our faculty members invite students to collaborate in ongoing psychology research projects, and they promote student interaction through Psychology Club activities and get-togethers at faculty members’ homes. Integration of academics and faith — We believe the human psyche and human spirit are inseparable, and the hand of God is evident throughout the study and practice of psychology. In classes such as Psychology & Christianity, and in more traditional psychology classes, we encourage students to explore and deepen their own faith as they learn about the human mind. The ideal McMurry psychology student has a strong curiosity about human behavior and emotions, is not afraid of difficult questions, and has a... [-]

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. [-]

Bachelor of Social Work

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 4 years March 2018 New Zealand Tauranga

When studying for a Bachelor of Social Work at Waikato, you'll be learning how to make a positive difference to the lives of others. If you're a person who wants to contribute to society – this is a professional qualification that helps you to do just that. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. Bachelor of Social Work When studying for a Bachelor of Social Work at Waikato, you'll be learning how to make a positive difference to the lives of others. If you're a person who wants to contribute to society – this is a professional qualification that helps you to do just that. Throughout your Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) studies, you'll be learning a range of skills from many different disciplines. The skills you develop and the knowledge you'll gain will give you the level of competence you'll need to thrive as a social worker. Successful social workers are vital in our increasingly complex society, and you'll be part of a valued and important profession. The Waikato BSW is recognised by the Social Workers Registration Board, and qualified social workers are sought after both within New Zealand and overseas. You'll study for your BSW at Waikato's Windermere Campus in Tauranga. During your studies, you'll learn about a wide range of topics: social policy and social issues, social science research and social work approaches and decision making. You'll learn about family and children at risk. You'll also develop your knowledge and skills in the areas of community development and bicultural and multicultural social work practices. The BSW may be awarded with Honours. When you've finished your studies, there are a range of different organisations you might like to work for including district health boards, family services, government agencies, non-profit organisations or iwi social services. Career opportunities Case Manager... [-]

Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology

University of South Florida Sarasota–Manatee
Campus Full time September 2018 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. [+]

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 [-]

In Social Education Degree

Instituto Politécnico de Santarém
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Portugal Santarem

The course of Social Education aims to qualify future educators as educational social intervention technicians who develop action with a public diversity towards improving the quality of life, promoting the personal and social development of individuals, in particular by monitoring the socialization and integration in various socio educational settings. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. Duration: 3 Years Benefits: Accommodation Education provided in Portuguese: Rates *: Application - 35 € Annual - 2500 € (without accommodation) 3000 € (accommodation) Use - 35 € * The following values ​​will be timely subject to confirmation Goals: The course of Social Education intended to qualify future educators as educational social intervention technicians who develop action with a public diversity towards improving the quality of life, promoting the personal and social development of individuals, in particular by monitoring the socialization and integration in various social contexts educational. Although it intervened often in contexts of exclusion or social risk, social educator downstream acts and upstream, in very different institutional spaces, developing an educational activity that is distinguished by non-formal bias and favors the possibility of involving the motivation and participation of the subjects target. It is intended to form so educators can mobilize multifaceted responses, integrating intervention partnership networks and boost socio educational, cultural, recreational, educational, occupational. This multi-purpose nature of their training allows them to not only lead the planning and implementation of intervention projects, but also the proximity to people in their everyday life contexts. Employability: Are potential different workplaces types of institutions / organizations in the field of educational social intervention - particularly dependent services of ministerial bodies, networks of charities, municipalities, compassion, non-governmental organizations: social rehabilitation institutions; care institutions for children and young people; occupation of leisure centers; homes and day centers for the elderly; institutions operating in the field of drug... [-]

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)

Bond University
Campus Full time 36 weeks January 2018 Australia Robina

The Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) is designed to provide students with an integrated, comprehensive, and complete education in the discipline of psychology. [+]

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Completion of an accredited three year sequence of study in Psychology in Australia or equivalent. IELTS score of 7.0 with no band score less than 6.5. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 on the Bond University 4.0 scale for all second and third year Psychology subjects and are assessed on academic merit. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) is designed to provide students with an integrated, comprehensive, and complete education in the discipline of psychology. You will undertake advanced training in a range of methodological (research methods, psychometrics, statistics) and applied areas, and develop competence in conducting research. All applied material is based on the scientist-practitioner model, and evidence- based approaches to psychological intervention are stressed. The program will provide you with advanced education and training in the core psychology graduate attributes, including but not limited to the following: Advanced theoretical and empirical knowledge in some of the core research areas of the discipline Knowledge of the theoretical and empirical bases underpinning the construction, implementation and interpretation of some of the most widely used cognitive and personality assessments Knowledge of the theoretical and empirical bases underpinning evidenced based approached to psychological intervention Explaining how the science and practice of psychology is influenced by social, historical, professional and cultural contexts PROGRAM STRUCTURE Foundation Thesis Subjects (2) Honours Thesis 1: Research Seminar and Ethics Honours Thesis 2 Foundation Coursework Subjects (3) Human Experimental Psychology Multivariate Research Methods Principles of Psychological Assessment Elective Subjects (2) Choose two... [-]

Bachelor of Arts in Political Sciences

Claflin University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Orangeburg

Our Political Science program is designed to develop in students an aptitude for critically reflecting upon and discussing global issues of law, politics, and justice; the fundamental skills to conduct research and present analysis in the Social Science; competency in applying statistical analysis to evaluate research findings; and ability to analyze and interpret critical arguments based upon an appeal to evidence. [+]

Bachelors in Social Sciences. Our Political Science program is designed to develop in students: An aptitude for critically reflecting upon and discussing global issues of law, politics, and justice The fundamental skills to conduct research and present analysis in the Social Science Competency in applying statistical analysis to evaluate research findings; and ability to analyze and interpret critical arguments based upon an appeal to evidence. Curriculum Program Requirements Complete all General Education requirements Complete all other Claflin requirements Complete 48 hours in Political Science courses and departmental core courses with a minimum grade of “C" Careers and Outcomes Many disciplines and human activities are connected with politics in one way or the other. Political Science graduates therefore can utilize their skills in a variety of fields, including government, law, and media, or in non-governmental organizations. Our program seeks to develop students’ research, communication, and analytical abilities since these skills, combined with other proficiencies, are useful in a professional career. A bachelor’s degree may help in some positions while others may require further graduate or professional study. [-]