Social Sciences BA (Hons)

University of the Highlands and Islands
In Perth (Scotland)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Perth (Scotland)

Are you curious about how society works and how and why people interact with one another in the way they do? If the answer is yes, then the BA (Hons) Social Sciences degree is for you.

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Where and when

Starts Location
15 September 2016
Crieff Road, PH1 2NX, Perth and Kinross, Scotland
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What you'll learn on the course


Course programme

Year 1 - CertHE Subjects may include: Understanding the Social World Introduction to Politics Introduction to Political Ideologies Introduction to Psychology Making Social Lives Conflict and the Balance of Power in Europe Psychology – Individual Differences Politics of the British Isles Foundations of Research Year 3 - BA Subjects may include: Critical inequalities Work and society Contemporary Scottish issues Psychology of criminal justice Learning in the classroom Applied social research Literature review Modern political Ideas EU politics Devolution in the UK Year 2 - DipHE Subjects may include: History of political Ideas Comparative politics Sociological theory Beliefs, culture and community Child development Social psychology Research methods 2 Qualitative research methods Year 4 - BA (Hons) Subjects may include: Understanding crime Social inclusion, issues and debates Abnormal psychology Developmental disorders Global politics Political theory You must also complete a dissertation.