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Department of Social & Policy Sciences
One of the UK's leading centres for social sciences, we offer degrees in sociology, social policy, social work, international development and criminology.
Choose from a range of high-quality postgraduate courses that build on our renowned research activities.
Sign up to attend our webinar on Wednesday 28 November 2018 between 4pm and 5pm (GMT). You can learn more about course content and life as a Bath student.
Watch a video introduction to our new 2 year part-time course in Public Policy.
Dr Jason Hart introduces this 2 year part-time, blended-learning course in Humanitarianism, Conflict and Development.
There are lots of reasons to study social sciences at Bath. Here's our top 5.
Our research contributes to policy and practice. We are focussed on new and emerging challenges of the contemporary world.
Dr Ana Dinerstein (Department of Social & Policy Sciences) speaks about the success of her book and the movement for change it’s inspiring around the world.
Dr Jeremy Wildeman from our Centre for Development Studies writes for The Conversation.
New research suggests that practitioners should rethink how psychiatry is presented to patients in order to improve mental health outcomes.
The popular Channel 4 series, which features Bath Professor Malcolm Johnson, took home a prestigious Grierson Award at last week’s ceremony.
An ambitious new project, launched via the Institute for Policy Research, will look at the impact of changes under Universal Credit for couples with children.
In this workshop, you will learn about publishing strategies for doctoral students and early career researchers in the neoliberal university.
Join us with your questions about the realities of dying, the complexities of grieving, and how these things can affect you, your family and friends.
This talk will examine an alternative approach to building state capability and review the initial lessons emerging from those who are putting it into practice.