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.

Study sociology, social policy, social work, international development and criminology

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Our research brings together insights and approaches from social policy, sociology, social work, international development studies and criminology.


The rise of the grey vote

Rise of the grey vote

Professor Nick Pearce and Joe Chrisp examine the age divide in the UK, and consider the rising importance of older voters in British politics.


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About the Department of Social & Policy Sciences

With a reputation for cutting-edge research and innovative teaching, we focus on international development, social policy and death studies, and offer undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in sociology, social policy and international development.

Academic staff provide learning experiences including tutorials, debates, seminars, guided reading, online discussion groups, placements and lectures.


3 East University of Bath Claverton Down Bath BA2 7AY United Kingdom

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