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Masters in Social Sciences

Study Social Sciences Masters Programmes

Social sciences as an academic discipline looks at the study of society and human behaviour. This also includes how people interact with each other and the world around them, and how this effects the way in which society develops, and how this influences the world. There are several subject areas within social sciences, these include things such as anthropology, economics, linguistics, politics and psychology, among others.

Graduates of a masters degree in social sciences will have a wide range of career paths available to them. These include social worker, human resource manager, political researcher, journalist, and counsellor, among others.

Your degree will be delivered through lectures and seminars, will the possibility of group projects. Modules you study might include:

  • Race and Racism
  • Global Poverty
  • Gender and Gender Politics
  • Social Inequality
  • Migration and Immigration

Masters in Social Sciences in 2024

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Behavioural and Social Sciences (RM) Master Degree

University of Groningen Netherlands

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PGCE Secondary (Social Science) PGCE

Bishop Grosseteste University United Kingdom

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Environmental Social Science PhD

University of Kent United Kingdom

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Social Sciences and Humanities MRes

University of Derby United Kingdom

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Psychological Sciences (Conversion) MSc

Brunel University London, Online Programmes United Kingdom

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Master of Social Work Master Degree

Griffith University Australia

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Assessment, Measurement and Evaluation Master Degree

Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Oslo Norway

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MA in European Studies Master

Institute of European Studies, Jagiellonian University Poland

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