SOCIAL & PUBLIC POLICY:- focuses on social problems such as poverty, homelessness and ill-health. The programme applies ideas from political science, sociology and economics to explore how governments shape their responses, and to understand the impacts of public policy on society. You’ll have the valuable opportunity of a work placement with a voluntary or public sector organisation. ENGLISH LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS:- focuses on the past and present uses of the English language from everyday conversation to the language of literature and the media. You will have access to two dedicated laboratories complete with special software for learning about and analysing spoken and written language.