This programme will provide you with an advanced introduction to sociology and you will develop a critical understanding of the discipline. This programme will develop your knowledge of the different...Read more
Recognising the challenge for politicians, policy makers and practitioners in the criminal justice, and criminal law fields, this programme addresses the complex problems that crime poses for contemporary societies. ...Read more
This MSc in Population Health Sciences is the only taught distance learning programme in the UK allowing you to combine study with work commitments. Students will gain a thorough understanding of the...Read more
Educational Studies (Adult Education, Community Development and Youth Studies) MSc
This programme provides you with the opportunity to study established and emerging theoretical dimensions of adult education, community development and youth studies. You will gain in-depth knowledge...Read more
This course provides a comprehensive introduction to understanding contemporary research on global migrations and social justice. Unique in Scotland, it addresses questions such as who moves and why,...Read more
Why this course?
The MSc Applied Educational & Social Research is a full-time one-year or two-year part-time degree, ideal for those looking to enhance their academic and professional understanding of research. ...Read more
Socio-cultural studies attracts people with social science backgrounds who wish to work on interdisciplinary topics, and also those from an arts or humanities background who want to gain skills and experience...Read more
This course will enable you to do exactly that and, taught by recognised experts, you can be confident you will graduate armed with the most up-to-date information and highest quality skills. ...Read more
In this course you will learn how sociology can contribute to social change on the only degree of its kind in Scotland. Your studies will be driven by regular engagement with publics and by the close...Read more
This programme allows you to closely study the links between society and religion. History records show that religious practice started before the Palaeolithic period. It continued to form societal rules...Read more
Global Issues in Gerontology and Ageing PG Cert, PG Dip, MSc
Globally, the number of older persons is growing faster than the number of people in any other age group, putting pressure on all sectors of society.
This course cuts across two key scientific areas. ...Read more
For psychology graduates who wish to gain research training.
The programme will lead to the award of the MSc in Psychological Research Methods. The course offers an excellent theoretical and...Read more
The online MSc in Gerontology caters for a range of professionals with relevant experience and interest in working with older people. This will have particular appeal if you are a health and social care...Read more
Why this course?
This course is for those aiming to develop careers in research or enter subsequent training for a scientist practitioner-oriented career such as clinical or educational psychology. ...Read more
This programme offers an intensive introduction to contemporary social anthropology. It is primarily intended for graduates with little or no previous training in anthropology; these may be either students...Read more
Sociology is a great subject to study if you are interested in the study of people and societies. It offers you multidisciplinary overlap with subjects such as politics, international relations, anthropology,...Read more
Psychological Research Methods Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma, MSc
Our Psychological Research Methods (General) course combines training in psychological theory with practical skills development, preparing you for a future career in psychology. You’ll gain a thorough...Read more
Advanced training in the subjects that you need for a career in anatomy and forensic anthropology. Learn from researchers who are working on live cases.
This one-year degree is designed for...Read more
The MSc in Gerontology with Dementia Care has been created in response to the demographic evolution and the difficulties faced by those living with dementia, their carers and their families. ...Read more