Derriford Road, Plymouth, Devon, PL6 8BH, United Kingdom

Social Sciences

This course is designed for you if you are interested in the broad range of social sciences including sociology and psychology. You will investigate issues from all angles including global, societal, community-based and individual. As you move through the course you will be able to specialise in the areas that most interest you. **Why this course at Marjon?** • Includes contemporary social issues such as sustainability, globalisation, health and social welfare, families, children and young people, education, and crime and deviance. • Variety of thought-provoking modules exploring psychology, sociology, social policy, politics, economics, human geography and international relations. • Gain confidence through your second year work placement. **What might I become?** This degree will provide you with a broad range of knowledge, skills and competencies that will equip you to address the complexities and uncertainties of the modern world. This will enable you to work in and across a wide variety of occupations in different sectors including industry, government, education and the third sector. **Find out more at Open Day** Open Day is your opportunity to find out more about studying Social Sciences at Marjon. You’ll meet lecturers and find out why we are ranked second in the UK for teaching quality. Our student life talks will help you prepare to go to university, covering topics such as careers, funding, sport and our award winning on-campus student support service. You can also take a tour of the campus with a current student and find out about the student-led clubs and societies. **Book on to an Open Day at:** **Why study at Marjon?** • Awarded SILVER Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). • High quality teaching Ranked No 1 in England for teaching quality in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019. • Joint 12th in UK for Student Satisfaction as ranked by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019. • Top 10 in the UK for student experience as ranked by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019. • 5th in UK for Courses and Lecturers in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards (WUSCA) 2019. *Ranked in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019, published 23 Sept 2018. Oxford and Cambridge excluded due to low response rates

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,PlymouthUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,000