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MA(Hons)
Scottish Historical Studies

Discover the history of the Highlands and Islands, learn about early Scottish politics, research original manuscripts from the 1600s, and critically analyse Scottish involvement in the transatlantic slave trade. Students can also explore the relationship between Scottish and British nationalism from 1707 to the present day.

MA(Hons)
Scottish Historical Studies with French

Study French while also discovering the history of the Highlands and Islands and early Scottish politics, researching original manuscripts from the 1600s, and critically analysing Scottish involvement in the transatlantic slave trade. Students can also explore the relationship between Scottish and British nationalism from 1707 to the present day.

MA(Hons)
Scottish Historical Studies with Spanish

Improve Spanish skills while also discovering the history of the Highlands and Islands and early Scottish politics, researching original manuscripts from the 1600s, and critically analysing Scottish involvement in the transatlantic slave trade. Students can also explore the relationship between Scottish and British nationalism from 1707 to the present day.

MA(Hons)
Psychology with French

Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and behaviour. School of Psychology will cover topics including how babies learn, the way in which people’s mental skills change as they grow older, personalities types, and social group dynamics. Students will also study different psychological disorders.

MA(Hons)
Psychology with Spanish

Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and behaviour. Topics we cover include how babies learn, the way in which people’s mental skills change as they grow older, personalities types, and social group dynamics. You will also study different psychological disorders.

MA(Hons)
Philosophy and Politics

Philosophy explores our existence using critical thinking and argument. If students find themselves thinking about life’s big issues and questions, philosophy could be for them.
At Levels 1 and 2 students will receive a grounding in ancient and modern philosophy and be introduced to fundamental ideas concerning ethics, epistemology (the nature of knowledge), and metaphysics (the nature of reality).

MA(Hons)
Philosophy and Psychology

In this course, students will be encouraged to make links between philosophy and psychology. Dundee specialises in continental (European) philosophy and teaches key texts from the European tradition.

MA(Hons)
Philosophy with French

Philosophy explores our existence using critical thinking and argument. If students find themselves thinking about life’s big issues and questions, philosophy could be for them.

We specialise in continental (European) philosophy and teach key texts from the European tradition, including some of the most exciting thinkers of the last century.

MA(Hons)
Philosophy with Spanish

Philosophy explores our existence using critical thinking and argument. If students find themselves thinking about life’s big issues and questions, philosophy could be for them.

We specialise in continental (European) philosophy and teach key texts from the European tradition, including some of the most exciting thinkers of the last century.

MA(Hons)
Politics

Politics confronts the big issues that affect societies the world over. Students will get an overview of the British political system as well as examine some of the most complex problems faced by humanity and the ideas that underpin them. The MA degree means students study Politics alongside other subjects from History to Geography, languages to Psychology. At Levels 3 and 4 students will be able to specialise.

MA(Hons)
Politics & Psychology

Politics confronts the big issues that affect societies the world over. Students will get an overview of the British political system as well as examine some of the most complex problems faced by humanity and the ideas that underpin them. Students can study from optional modules on Russian, Irish, and Middle Eastern politics, nations and nationalism, political theories, and human rights and humanitarian intervention.

MA(Hons)
Politics with French

Increase French language skills while also studying a wide range of political topics.

Politics confronts the big issues that affect societies the world over. Students get an overview of the British political system as well as examine some of the most complex problems faced by humanity and the ideas that underpin them

MA(Hons)
Politics with Spanish

Politics confronts the big issues that affect societies the world over. Students will get an overview of the British political system as well as examine some of the most complex problems faced by humanity and the ideas that underpin them. The MA degree means students study Politics alongside other subjects from History to Geography, languages to Psychology. At Levels 3 and 4 you will be able to specialise.

MA(Hons)
Psychology

Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and behaviour. Topics we cover include how babies learn, the way in which people’s mental skills change as they grow older, personalities types, and social group dynamics. Students will also study different psychological disorders.

MA(Hons)
International Relations & Politics

Conflict, cooperation, and the increased significance of non-state actors are all hallmarks of the world today. We aim to help you develop skills and tools to make sense of these complex interrelationships. The MA degree means students study Politics alongside other subjects from History to Geography, languages to Psychology. At Levels 3 and 4 students will be able to specialise.

MA(Hons)
Liberal Arts

This course represents the finest Scottish Liberal Arts tradition of extensive study over a wide range of subjects and disciplines.

It gives students the freedom to study several different subjects that interest and challenge them, without the requirement to specialise in only one or two. Although students also have the freedom to focus on one subject if they choose.

MA(Hons)
Philosophy

Philosophy explores our existence using critical thinking and argument. If students find themselves thinking about life’s big issues and questions, philosophy could be for them.

MA(Hons)
Philosophy and Film

Combining philosophy and film studies gives students a wide range of modules to choose from.
Philosophy explores our existence using critical thinking and argument. We specialise in continental (European) philosophy and teach key texts from the European tradition.

MA(Hons)
Philosophy and International Relations

Philosophy explores our existence using critical thinking and argument. We specialise in continental (European) philosophy and teach key texts from the European tradition.

MA(Hons)
History and Philosophy

Studying history and philosophy together gives students a wide range of modules to choose from.

Dundee teaches social, cultural, and political history from the early modern period through to the contemporary period, focusing in particular on the British Isles, Europe, the Americas, Africa, and India.

MA(Hons)
History and Politics

Studying both history and politics together gives students a very wide range of modules to choose from.

We teach social, cultural, and political history from the early modern period through to the present day, focusing in particular on the British Isles, Europe, the Americas, Africa, and India.

MA(Hons)
History and Psychology

Combining history and psychology studies gives students a wide range of modules to choose from.

We teach social, cultural, and political history from the early modern period through to the present day, focusing in particular on the British Isles, Europe, the Americas, Africa, and India.

MA(Hons)
History with French

Increase French language skills while also studying a wide range of history topics.

Dundee teaches social, cultural, and political history from the early modern period through to the modern-day, focusing in particular on the British Isles, Europe, the Americas, Africa, and India.

MA(Hons)
History with Spanish

Increase students Spanish language skills while also studying a wide range of history topics.

We teach social, cultural, and political history from the early modern period through to the modern-day, focusing in particular on the British Isles, Europe, the Americas, Africa, and India.

MA(Hons)
Geography with Spanish

At Dundee flexible Geography degrees allow students to specialise in human geography or physical geography, or to combine elements of both. In addition, students can study other social science or humanities subjects.

Students will develop creative skills in problem-solving, presentation, and communication.

MA(Hons)
Geopolitics

During the first two years students will get a solid grounding in key concepts in the two disciplines – from the level 1 Global Challenges module (Politics) to Dynamic Human Worlds: Society, Culture, Economy (Geography) and International Relations (Politics) at level 2. Students will also be able to choose other subjects alongside their two core areas – from History to Psychology to a language, or a range of other subjects.

MA(Hons)
History

Dundee teaches social, cultural, and political history from the early modern period through to the contemporary period, focusing in particular on the British Isles, Europe, the Americas, Africa, and India.

MA(Hons)
History and International Relations

We teach social, cultural, and political history from the early modern period through to the present day, focusing in particular on the British Isles, Europe, the Americas, Africa, and India

MA(Hons)
Geography

Our flexible Geography degrees allow students to specialise in human geography or physical geography, or to combine elements of both. In addition, students can study other social science or humanities subjects.

MA(Hons)
Geography & Economics

In Geography, students will study both social and physical sciences to analyse and understand major challenges facing the world. Students will develop creative skills in problem-solving, presentation, and communication.

Students can specialise in human geography or physical geography, or combine elements of both. In addition, students can study other social science or humanities subjects.

MA(Hons)
Geography & History

In Geography students will study both social and physical sciences to analyse and understand major challenges facing the world. Students can specialise in human geography or physical geography, or combine elements of both. Students will also have the opportunity to go on field trips, and to work with partner organisations to help them solve problems that they are currently facing.

MA(Hons)
Geography and Planning

Urban planners collaborate with a wide range of interest groups to positively influence outcomes in the development of cities and the countryside. These include politicians, communities, property developers, the renewable energy sector, environmentalists, and the public health sector.

MA(Hons)
Geography & Politics

In Geography, students will study both social and physical sciences to analyse and understand major challenges facing the world. Students can specialise in human geography or physical geography, or combine elements of both.

Students will also have the opportunity to go on field trips, and to work with partner organisations to help them solve real-world problems.

MA(Hons)
Geography & Psychology

Our flexible Geography degrees allow students to specialise in human geography or physical geography, or to combine elements of both. In addition, students can study other social science or humanities subjects.

Students will also have the opportunity to go on field trips, and to work with partner organisations to help them solve problems that they are currently facing.

MA(Hons)
Geography with French

Our flexible Geography degrees allow students to specialise in human geography or physical geography, or to combine elements of both. In addition, they can study other social science or humanities subjects.

MA(Hons)
European Politics with French

Improve the French language skills while also studying a wide range of history topics.

European Politics is at the centre of what we do and closely reflects the research expertise of the staff. The academic journal European Politics and Society is edited from within the department by a staff member.

MA(Hons)
European Politics with Spanish

Improve Spanish language skills while also studying a wide range of history topics.
European Politics is at the centre of what we do and closely reflects the research expertise of the staff. The academic journal European Politics and Society is edited from within the department by a staff member.

MA (Hons)
English with French

A range of modules gives students the option to study anything from Shakespeare to science fiction, Romantic to contemporary poetry, or Victorian novels to Hollywood films. We are also a world leader in comics studies and offer modules that consider the relationship between graphic novels and canonical literature.

MA(Hons)
English with Spanish

A range of modules gives students the option to study anything from Shakespeare to science fiction, Romantic to contemporary poetry, or Victorian novels to Hollywood films. We are also a world leader in comics studies and offer modules that consider the relationship between graphic novels and canonical literature.

MA (Hons)
Environmental Science and Geography

Analyse and understand major challenges facing the world, and develop creative skills in problem-solving, presentation, and communication.

The MA version of this course also allows students to study modules from other subjects such as History, English, Philosophy, and Politics.

Students will focus on topical and relevant issues such as climate change, pollution of land and water and the management of natural resources.

MA(Hons)
European Philosophy

Philosophy explores our existence using critical thinking and argument. If students find themselves thinking about life’s big issues and questions, philosophy could be for them.

MA(Hons)
European Philosophy with French

Philosophy explores our existence using critical thinking and argument. If students find themselves thinking about life’s big questions, philosophy could be for them.

MA(Hons)
European Philosophy with Spanish

Philosophy explores our existence using critical thinking and argument. If students find themselves thinking about life’s big questions, philosophy could be for them.

MA (Hons)
European Politics

European Politics is at the centre of what we do and closely reflects the research expertise of the staff. The academic journal European Politics and Society is edited from within the department by a staff member.

MA (Hons)
English and Philosophy

Combining English and philosophy studies gives students a very wide range of modules to choose from.
Students can study the history of English literature from the medieval period right up to the present day.

MA (Hons)
English and Politics

Combining English and Politics studies gives students a very wide range of modules to choose from and can lead to a diverse range of careers.
Students can study the history of English literature from the medieval period right up to the present day. Start with a basic overview of the subject and move towards choosing modules to suit your own interests.

MA (Hons)
English and Psychology

A range of modules gives students the option to study anything from Shakespeare to science fiction, Romantic to contemporary poetry, or Victorian novels to Hollywood films. We are also a world leader in comics studies and offer modules that consider the relationship between graphic novels and canonical literature.

BSc (Hons)
Psychology with Spanish

Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and behaviour. Topics we cover include how babies learn, the way in which people’s mental skills change as they grow older, personalities types, and social group dynamics. Students will also study different psychological disorders.

MA(Hons)
English

In this course, students can study the history of English literature, from the medieval period right up to the present day. Start with a basic overview of the subject and move towards choosing modules to suit your own interests.

MA (Hons)
English and Film Studies

In this course, students can study anything from introductory film studies to Film Noir, Shakespeare to science fiction, Victorian novels to Hollywood films, or Romantic poetry to art cinema.

MA (Hons)
English and History

Combining your English and history studies gives you a very wide range of modules to choose from.
For English, students can study the history of literature from the medieval period right up to the present day.

BSc (Hons)
Psychology

Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and behaviour. Topics Dundee’s School of Social Science cover includes how babies learn, the way in which people’s mental skills change as they grow older, personalities types, and social group dynamics. Students will also study different psychological disorders.

BSc (Hons)
Psychology with French

Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and behaviour. Topics we cover include how babies learn, the way in which people’s mental skills change as they grow older, personalities types, and social group dynamics. Students will also study different psychological disorders.

BSc (Hons)
Environmental Science

With growing pressures on scarce resources and concern over the effects of climate change, there has never been a better time to study environmental science. Gain the knowledge and skills to help build a cleaner future and address the challenges facing human existence on earth.

BSc (Hons)
Forensic Anthropology

Forensic anthropology is the analysis of human remains for medicolegal (medical and legal) purposes. This includes establishing identity, investigating suspicious deaths and identifying victims of mass disasters.

BSc (Hons)
Geography

In Geography, students will study the relationships between dynamic environments and population in different locations and at multiple scales. Students will learn about major challenges facing the world, and develop creative skills in problem-solving, presentation, and communication.

BSc (Hons)
Geography and Environmental Science

In Environmental Science, students will gain the knowledge and skills to help build a cleaner future and address the large-scale challenges facing human existence on earth.

BA (Hons)
Politics and International Relations

In a hectic world such as the world of politics , this is the ideal time to study a politics and international relations degree. The course will prepare you for roles in government and public service.

BA (Hons)
Physical Education and Sport

Gain the expertise needed to teach physical education and sport at a London university that has fantastic sports facilities on site.

BSc
Psychology

Explores adult and child psychology through this BSc course, the workings of the brain, social influences on relationships, and applications of psychology in the real world.

BA (Hons)
Psychology with Counselling

The BSc Hons Psychology with Counselling at Greenwich explores the workings of the human mind and brain, and how individuals with mental health difficulties can be helped with counselling and psychotherapy.

BSc (Hons)
Public Health

Studying public health at Greenwich is an exciting start to a lifelong career in a dynamic field of work.

BA (Hons)
Criminology and Criminal Justice

The criminology and criminal degree justice is aimed at anyone who wants to learn more about the causes, consequences and prevention of crime at local, national and international levels.

BA (Hons)
Sociology

Join the sociology degree to make sense of society’s most challenging issues. Emerge yourself with the analytical skills to embark on careers that help to deliver solutions.

MA (Hons)
Business Economics with Marketing & Psychology

Business Economics focuses on economic concepts, theories, and principles. Learn how these are applied to various business activities inside businesses or organisations and across the wider business world.

MA(Hons)
Business Economics with Marketing & Geography

Business Economics focuses on economic concepts, theories, and principles. Learn how these are applied to various business activities inside businesses or organisations and across the wider business world.

BA (Hons)
Business Studies

The business studies degree offers the practical skills needed to work in project management, business development and finance.

BA (Hons)
Business with Marketing

This business and marketing degree will give you broad business skills, including project management and strategic thinking, plus a thorough grounding in marketing.

BA (Hons)
Business with Finance

This business and finance combined degree teaches banking sector basics, business analysis, finance and systems.

MBA
Environmental Management

This course is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Students of this programme will graduate with the dual award of a Bangor University Masters and a Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership.

This course is IEMA approved.

BA (Hons)
Sociology

Sociology, and this course, investigates social life and the way it shapes people’s behaviour, beliefs and identity.

BA (Hons)
Health and Social Care

The BA (Hons) Health and Social Care will provide students with an in-depth understanding of the health and social care policies, theory and practice and students will gain the skills needed to be able to work effectively in a multidisciplinary environment.

BSc (Hons)
Biomedical Science

This degree course provides you with a strong understanding and application of the techniques used to diagnose disease in industry laboratories, while remaining at the cutting-edge of biomedical science.

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