Bachelor Programs in Social Sciences

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Social Sciences

A bachelor's degree is given to students who fulfill the necessary requirements given by the college or university they are attending. The requirements include three to seven years of focus on a subject, typically referred to as a major or concentration.

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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LLB (Hons) Law with Government and Politics

The University of Law Undergraduate Programmes
Campus Full time 3 years September 2019 United Kingdom London Leeds + 1 more

Our LLB (Hons) Law with Government and Politics is a Qualifying Law degree studied over three years with options that focus on government and politics. It is aimed at students who wish to pursue a career in the legal or wider public, central and local government sectors or the commercial sector, and who have an interest in government and politics. [+]

LLB (Hons) Law with Government and Politics

Our LLB (Hons) Law with Government and Politics is a Qualifying Law degree studied over three years with options that focus on government and politics. It is aimed at students who wish to pursue a career in the legal or wider public, central and local government sectors or the commercial sector, and who have an interest in government and politics. It has a practical focus, with employability integrated into the course. There is a high level of face-to-face tuition which for the law modules is delivered predominantly by professionally qualified lawyers.

Course Requirements BBB at A Level and Grade C/4 or above in GCSE English Language, or equivalent qualifications. Students under the age of 18, but no younger than 17, are able to apply for our Birmingham, London Bloomsbury and Manchester campuses only. International Entry Requirements: An English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 6.0 in each component. [-]

Bachelor in Social Pathology and Prevention

University of Hradec Králové, Faculty of Education
Campus Full time 6 semesters September 2019 Czech Republic Hradec Kralove

Social Pathology and Prevention is a bachelor degree study field in the frame of study programme Specialization in Pedagogy, organized in the full-time form of study. [+]

Social Pathology and Prevention is a bachelor degree study field in the frame of study programme Specialization in Pedagogy, organized in the full-time form of study.

Profile of graduates and their prospective employment:

This study programme focuses on issues of social pathology, prevention, and treatment of high-risk behavior. Graduates are provided with a comprehensive understanding of socio-pathological phenomena issues, their prevention, and treatment from the perspective of pedagogy, psychology, sociology, law, and others. The courses also prepare the attendants for implementation of research studies in the fields of social pathology and prevention, and organizational and educational work with adults, too. Graduates are ready for the following kinds of career:... [-]


Bachelor in Psychology

Allegheny College
Campus September 2019 USA Meadville

Psychology is a field of inquiry devoted to understanding human thought and behavior. Although largely concerned with the study of humans, other animals are studied as well, often with a specific interest in comparing their behavior to that of humans. Psychology is a blend of paradigms or ways of understanding. [+]

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Psychology is a field of inquiry devoted to understanding human thought and behavior. Although largely concerned with the study of humans, other animals are studied as well, often with a specific interest in comparing their behavior to that of humans. Psychology is a blend of paradigms or ways of understanding. Some approaches view psychology as a science, while others emphasize the applied, eclectic nature of the discipline. Psychology has its roots and shares its goals with many neighboring fields such as philosophy, physiology, and sociology. The Psychology Department faculty reflects the diverse nature of the discipline by representing a wide range of conceptions and interests in psychology.... [-]


Bachelor of Social Sciences in Sustainability, Technology, and Society

Centennial College
Campus Full time September 2019 Hong Kong

The Major aims to take students on a historical, philosophical, scientific, techno-scientific, cultural and practical journey into the concept of sustainability. [+]

Centennial College will not be admitting new students in 2019-20.

The Major aims to take students on a historical, philosophical, scientific, techno-scientific, cultural and practical journey into the concept of sustainability. The predicament faced by an increasing and more affluent human population on our finite planet Earth, particularly crises induced by the inseparable daily use of technology on a global scale, make the concepts of sustainability and sustainable development key to our future success as a species and amongst the most hotly debated topics of contemporary society. The debates cry out for logical and knowledgeable leadership and a better-educated populace that can make informed judgments and decisions. Therefore, it lays the groundwork for those who wish to work or go on further specialist studies in sustainability, by providing some more focused knowledge concerning the environment, necessary for today’s corporate culture and essential to policy making.... [-]


Degree in Psychology Honors

L.U.de.S Lugano Campus
Campus Full time 3 years February 2019 Switzerland Lugano

The graduate student in Psychology Honors (UCM program, MQF 6, 180 ECTS) will be able to ground his specific skills in other fields of knowledge, as required by the current highly complex systems, with particular reference to the rehabilitation area, the economy , of the social. [+]

The graduate student in Psychology Honors (UCM program, MQF 6, 180 ECTS) will be able to ground his specific skills in other fields of knowledge, as required by the current highly complex systems, with particular reference to the rehabilitation area, the economy , of the social.

The Bachelor of Science in UCM Psychology aims to transmit advanced knowledge on psychology as a scientific subject, placing it in the human sciences. It lays the foundations for a dialogue with the related disciplines, such as philosophy, sociology, anthropology, medicine, neuroscience, providing insights for further reflection. Analyzes the experimental method in psychology, the history of the discipline, the main theories and applications. Students thus prepare themselves for an increasingly more organic and specific acquisition of knowledge, with solid interdisciplinary foundations.... [-]


Bachelor in Psychology

Wabash College
Campus Full time September 2019 USA Crawfordsville

Psychology is defined as “the science of behavior and mental processes,” which encompasses an array of specialty areas. Similarly, psychologists stand as the most diverse group of people in our society to share the same title. [+]

The department strives to give students a sense of the nature of psychology and its place in society. Its professors equip students with an understanding of the scientific method and an ability to apply it in a variety of contexts.

Majors are provided with a sense of the historical background of modern psychology and students interested in the graduate study an adequate preparation to succeed.

The department distinguishes itself with a well-published faculty that strongly encourages student research. Students present research findings at undergraduate research conferences and regularly publish their work with the faculty.

Curriculum

Psychology is defined as “the science of behavior and mental processes, and the application of research findings to the solution of problems.” This definition encompasses an enormous number of specialty areas, and psychologists are the most diverse group of people in our society to share the same title. The core goals of the Psychology Department are:... [-]


Bachelor of Political Science and Public Administration

University of Southern Indiana
Campus Full time September 2019 USA Evansville

The University of Southern Indiana takes a hands-on approach to political science. Our bachelor's degree in political science gets you out of the classroom and into the workplace, where you can get involved in the political process and see political science concepts in action. [+]

Get strong workforce experience with a political science degree.

The University of Southern Indiana takes a hands-on approach to political science. Our bachelor's degree in political science gets you out of the classroom and into the workplace, where you can get involved in the political process and see political science concepts in action.

As a political science major, you'll have opportunities to gain direct experience in the Indiana legislature or legal system, strengthening your candidacy for jobs and graduate school placements, including law school. In addition, U.S.I.'s political science degree puts special emphasis on skills that are highly valued by today's employers, including:... [-]


Psychology Degrees

Southwestern Oklahoma State University
Campus September 2019 USA Weatherford

Psychology is one of the most popular undergraduate degrees in the world. This is understandable since a psychology degree offers students opportunities for personal growth while opening doors to a number of interesting and challenging careers. In addition, this field gives students the chance to tailor their educational experiences and degree programs to focus on specific areas that appeal to specific interests. [+]

Earn Your Psychology Degree at SWOSU

Psychology is one of the most popular undergraduate degrees in the world. This is understandable since a psychology degree offers students opportunities for personal growth while opening doors to a number of interesting and challenging careers. In addition, this field gives students the chance to tailor their educational experiences and degree programs to focus on specific areas that appeal to specific interests. Psychology students learn about human and animal behavior as well as their mental processes.

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SWOSU's Psychology Department offers one undergraduate major, six undergraduate minors, four masters level graduate programs and one special program for LPC curriculum. These programs include:... [-]


Bachelor in Psychology

Ohio Wesleyan University
Campus Full time September 2019 USA Delaware

Majoring in psychology opens the door to a world of possibilities, and OWU psychology alumni are doing vital work in many fields across the country. Psychology majors collect and analyze data and learn to communicate the observed trends. Many also engage in unique projects with professors. [+]

Bachelor in Psychology

Majoring in psychology opens the door to a world of possibilities, and OWU psychology alumni are doing vital work in many fields across the country. Psychology majors collect and analyze data and learn to communicate the observed trends. Many also engage in unique projects with professors.

About the Major

As a Psychology major at OWU, you'll study a broad range of topics:

from the social and intellectual development of the person to the prevention and treatment of psychological disorders, from operant and Pavlovian analyses of behavior to models of human thought processes, from the analysis of brain circuits to the mechanisms of long-term memory, from the behaviors of persons in isolation to group behavior in organizations, from the biological bases of visual perception to the therapeutic means of treating people with schizophrenia. ... [-]

Bachelor's in Psychology

Cabrini University
Campus Full time September 2019 USA Radnor

When you major or minor in Psychology at Cabrini, you will learn about human behavior and how to apply that knowledge to personal, societal, and organizational issues. [+]

When you major or minor in Psychology at Cabrini, you will learn about human behavior and how to apply that knowledge to personal, societal, and organizational issues.

In your core courses, you’ll learn research methodology, get hands-on laboratory experience, and gain assessment and evaluation skills.

Psychology Program Details

A generalist model designed to prepare students for a variety of fields within psychology as well as in related disciplines, the Psychology program places heavy emphasis on preparing students for graduate study and developing those skills necessary to function effectively in a field that is based on empirical research.

As a Psychology major, you'll learn about major research findings, be introduced to the nature of scientific inquiry in the field, and use empirical applications to understand human behavior.... [-]


Bachelor's Degree in Human Services

Goodwin College
Online Campus Full time September 2019 USA East Hartford

Do people reach out to you for help? Do your friends come to you do discuss their problems? That’s probably because you are a caring and compassionate person who is willing to listen and help, the type of person who will thrive in the Human Services field. [+]

Human Services: A Career With Meaning

Do people reach out to you for help? Do your friends come to you do discuss their problems? That’s probably because you are a caring and compassionate person who is willing to listen and help, the type of person who will thrive in the Human Services field. Your compassion, commitment, and caring are needed in today’s rapidly growing Human Services field.

Build A Career Changing Lives

As a Human Services professional, you will use training in counseling, case management, interviewing, intake, assessment, psychology, sociology, human development, and other related areas to assist the people you serve to overcome life’s challenges. You will also receive specialized training in areas specific to your career goals such as drug and alcohol abuse, crisis prevention and intervention, youth development, disability studies, and gerontology (serving people who are elderly), among many others. People face a host of challenges and barriers in their lives, and they need the help of skilled Human Services professionals like you.... [-]


Bachelor in Psychology

Wilson College
Campus September 2019 USA Chambersburg

Wilson offers an outstanding program of study in psychology that encompasses theory, statistics, research projects and service learning opportunities. [+]

Psychology adopts a rigorous, scientific approach to understanding behaviour - an approach that provides the solid foundation necessary for admission to graduate programs and/or for immediate employment in a myriad of service-based occupations. In addition to courses that introduce students to the major theoretical perspectives in psychology, the major also requires skill-based courses in statistics and research methods and the use of statistical analysis software programs to help the student master the basics of designing empirical research studies. Furthermore, students are required to participate in laboratory work and conduct their own research (there are many additional options for engaging in research and service learning projects). This is, in part, because human behaviour often can be studied best outside of the classroom and because research projects, internships and other types of practical experiences are important preparation for graduate school and careers in the behavioural sciences.... [-]


Bachelor in Psychology

Upper Iowa University
Online Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Fayette + 1 more

A major in psychology prepares students to interpret psychology theory by utilizing scientific methodology to understand, predict, and analyze human behavior. [+]

Why study Psychology?

A major in psychology prepares students to interpret psychology theory by utilizing scientific methodology to understand, predict, and analyze human behavior. Throughout the coursework, students will learn and understand how individuals think, relate to others, act, feel, and develop. Students will also investigate individual differences and understand how the environment affects human behavior.

Courses

Coursework in psychology will prepare students for an increased understanding of learning and cognition, individual differences, biological bases of behavior, and developmental changes in behavior. There is some flexibility built into the major to accommodate student preferences, such as the ability to take coursework in preparation for graduate school, courses introducing counseling and therapy techniques, etc. Students are also required to complete an internship, special project, or senior project toward the end of their academic career. Students interested in applied experiences typically select an internship. Those students who wish to go on to graduate school are encouraged to work on a special project involving research assisted by a psychology faculty member.... [-]


Bachelor in Human and Social Issues Studies

Université de Hearst
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2019 Canada Hearst

You are interested in several disciplines? You want to understand the environment that is yours and that connects you to the rest of the world? This bachelor's degree offers you a training focused on interdisciplinarity in social sciences and humanities. It will help make you a versatile, mobile and open-minded person, a sought-after qualities in the job market of a rapidly changing world. [+]

You are interested in several disciplines? You want to understand the environment that is yours and that connects you to the rest of the world? This bachelor's degree offers you a training focused on interdisciplinarity in social sciences and humanities. It will help make you a versatile, mobile and open-minded person, a sought-after qualities in the job market of a rapidly changing world.

Student Profile

Show curiosity about the complexity of human and social interactions. To seek to know and understand the origin and influence of current human and social issues. Have a general culture and want to expand it. Present openness and a critical sense.

Program Overview

The Bachelor's degree in Human and Social Issues Studies presents an original and engaging formula. It will open to interdisciplinary dimensions to interpret and understand the origin and evolution of the human and social issues in the broad sense. The courses in this program are divided into three parts: ideas, methods and deepening. Inspired by the legacy of the humanities, human behavior and social phenomena will be approached from a geographical, historical, literary, psychological and sociological perspective. In addition, you will receive a solid scientific background allowing you to conduct research projects as well as to analyze and exploit data of all kinds with a critical eye. Imprinted or imprinted with general knowledge and concrete learning, you will finally lead an in-depth reflection on a question of your choice during the fourth year of the program.... [-]


B.S. in Forensic Psychology

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 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.... [-]