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BA HonsApplied Social Studies

Tuition fee To be confirmed
Course code L310
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Previous Applied Social Sciences graduates have entered a broad range
of professional fields. The course is an ideal stepping stone to
employment in areas including youth work, policy research, offending
teams, consultancy, advice and counselling, local government and
housing administration. You may also wish to undertake postgraduate
study, leading to roles in social work, the probation service,
counselling and community development.

During the course you will:

  • Enjoy a broad curriculum directly relevant to challenges of human
    services today, both in the UK and overseas
  • Learn from friendly, supportive and experienced staff
  • Benefit from access to specialist knowledge, skills and experience
    to help secure your professional future
  • Have the option to study part-time so that you can study around
    your current employment
  • Undertake research for your own projects and dissertation, as well
    as broader research and practical experience in a variety of settings

Areas of study you may cover on this course include:

  • Children and adult services
  • Criminal justice
  • Welfare systems
  • Disability issues
  • Community care
  • Public health
  • Multi-agency working
  • Globalisation
  • Law


Career opportunities


Range of roles / opportunities across the human services, for example
entry to social work training at masters level, policy work for
housing associations and managerial careers in the voluntary sector.

Apply now!
Application start
Aug 1, 2018
Application deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Apply now! Spring semester 2018/19
Application start
Sep 1, 2018
Application deadline
Sep 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries.

Studies commence
Feb 1, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States