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Social Sciences Pathways in the UK

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Undergraduate Pathway in Humanities, Social Sciences Education and Psychology Pathway to Undergraduate Program

Brunel University London United Kingdom

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Foundation Year in Law and Social Sciences Foundation Degree

Middlesex University United Kingdom

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Pre-Master's Programme in Humanities and Social Sciences Pre-Masters, Postgraduate

ONCAMPUS Southampton United Kingdom

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Social Science Foundation Year Foundation

Northumbria University Newcastle United Kingdom

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HND Business HND

Faculty of Art, Business and Social Science United Kingdom

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All Social Sciences Pathways for International Students

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Study a Social Sciences Pathways or Foundation Programme in the UK

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.

Study in the UK

The UK is a popular destination for international students who want to study abroad. With a wide range of universities offering a variety of courses, there are so many opportunities that students might not be able to find elsewhere. Each university will pride itself on offering high quality education from leading teaching professionals. A qualification gained in the UK will be well regarded across the globe, making an education in the UK a great investment in your future. As well as this, there are many highly ranked universities in the UK, around 17 of which are consistently appearing in the top 100 of the QS World University Rankings.

See our detailed guide to studying in the UK for international students.

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