Taught course

Applied Social Science

Institution
University of Cumbria · School of Applied Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a first or second class honours degree.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Take your degree in Social Science to the next academic level and start on the path to a rewarding career by gaining specialised knowledge and a critical awareness of contemporary issues within social science.

Whether you are interested in psychology, criminology or social science, our flexible course enables you to build a masters programme to suit your career needs.

You select from a range of modules – from forensic psychology, research methods, to social science, sociology and criminology - which will enable you to build your CV relevant to the career you want to pursue.

Couple this with the opportunity to gain work experience in prisons alongside prisoners either in a learning or a mentoring capacity, get involved in real world research within the department and your employability in your chosen career will be significantly improved.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiry Centre
Email
enquirycentre@cumbria.ac.uk
Phone
0333 363 7094