University of the West of Scotland

University of the West of Scotland

Applied Social Science

Study your MSc in Applied Social Science at University of the West of Scotland (UWS) at our Paisley and Hamilton campuses, as well as online. In an era of rapid social change, with the on-going restructuring of public services there is a high demand for qualified graduates with the necessary skills to research and understand the social world. The MSc in Applied Social Science provides students with these skills. Students can study for a generic MSc Applied Social Science or specialise in Applied Psychology, Civil Society and Public Affairs, Criminal Justice, or Global Social Work and Social Policy.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a Bachelors degree with Honours.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MA Full-time September 2017 - 12 months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 9 months

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