Bachelor of Science in Applied Social Science

University of Sheffield ISC

This innovative degree has been designed to break through the traditional social science boundaries. In the first year students will study two or three subjects, examining social issues from various points of view. In the second year they will choose a major and a minor subject, which they will study for the rest of the course. The available courses include Criminology, Education, Culture and Childhood, Human Geography, Journalism, Physical Geography, Politics, Sociology, Social policy, Urban Studies. Throughout the course, students will get training in the quantitative and qualitative methods of social science research. They will learn how to present research findings and data in a variety of formats.