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Human and Social Sciences

The Human and Social Sciences degree programme provides a unique opportunity to study psychology alongside other disciplines from across the social sciences.

The course allows you to build up a range of skills and knowledge whilst developing a critical understanding of psychology as a social science.

In addition to core modules in psychology and social research methods, you will be able to choose from the social science spectrum. The flexibility of the programme means that you can tailor your choices to a particular pathway of your interest, such as criminology, education, sociology or social policy.

Degree name UCAS Code
Human and Social Sciences (BSc) 58H2
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This course is the only one of its type currently on offer in the United Kingdom. It is recognised by the British Psychological Society (BPS) as the basis for graduate membership of the society. Eligibility for BPS membership is the first step to a psychology-oriented career while Interdisciplinary study is a foundation for a wide variety of employment.