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A program of instruction about a particular subject usually offered to high school graduates by a college or university is called a course. Students decide which courses they should take based on variables such as what they are interested in and where their talent lies. What is an online course in social sciences? The broad field of social science is devoted to studying human society, interaction… Read more

A program of instruction about a particular subject usually offered to high school graduates by a college or university is called a course. Students decide which courses they should take based on variables such as what they are interested in and where their talent lies.

What is an online course in social sciences? The broad field of social science is devoted to studying human society, interaction and decision-making. There are several individual and more specialized areas of study that make up the field of social sciences, including anthropology, economics and psychology. Some courses are specific to one field while others are more comprehensive and can provide helpful knowledge about multiple areas of study.

Almost all courses in social science require you to do research studies involving data analysis. This not only helps you gain knowledge, but improves your critical-thinking skills. Most employers today covet employees with that specific skill set because they tend to make better decisions.

Social science courses can range widely in cost. Some of the things that determine the tuition for a course may include factors like the school offering the course, the type of social science being studied and the length of the course.

The field of social sciences is so vast that if offers a wide variety of career opportunities. Those who specialize in economics can work in roles such as management consultant, investment advisor and analytics manager. Other social science professionals work as criminal investigators, geospatial analysts and employee relations specialists. Taking a course in social sciences may help you realize you would enjoy a career in academia or politics.

Online courses are a wonderful way to explore the world of social science without necessarily leaving your house. They can introduce you to many exciting professional opportunities and help to broaden your horizons. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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UCAM
Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain

This is the perfect time to fulfill your holiday expectations by choosing a 2, 3, or 4 weeks program with our best program as you touch in the beautiful and friendly environme ... +

This is the perfect time to fulfill your holiday expectations by choosing a 2, 3, or 4 weeks program with our best program as you touch in the beautiful and friendly environment of Spain. You will enjoy learning the Spanish language and culture intensively through the method that will accelerate your ability to speak the 2nd most spoken language in the world. -
Courses
Full-time
2 - 4 weeks
Spanish, English
05 Jul 2021
Online
 
FutureLearn

Explore the roles of culture, globalisation and China’s rise in global tourism, and discover the impact on tourism management.

Explore the roles of culture, globalisation and China’s rise in global tourism, and discover the impact on tourism management. -
Courses
Part-time
22 weeks
English
Online
 
University of West Alabama Online
Livingston, USA

Learn more about how best to engage in informed counseling methods to engage with students of all backgrounds through the University of West Alabama's Education Specialist in ... +

Learn more about how best to engage in informed counseling methods to engage with students of all backgrounds through the University of West Alabama's Education Specialist in Counseling. In the program, you'll cover topics including leadership, educational research, family counseling, adolescent counseling, substance abuse counseling and more. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 

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Universidad Camilo José Cela
Madrid, Spain

Live a unique experience. Learn from former presidents of government, professors and international consultants, in a totally practical way. Feel the intensity of the governmen ... +

Live a unique experience. Learn from former presidents of government, professors and international consultants, in a totally practical way. Feel the intensity of the government and the excitement of the election campaign. -
Courses
Part-time
2 months
Spanish
26 Apr 2021
26 Apr 2021
Online
 
Grace Education
Paris, France

For nearly a decade, Grace Education is a digital distance learning center institute for students and professionals combining admission consulting and entrance exam preparatio ... +

For nearly a decade, Grace Education is a digital distance learning center institute for students and professionals combining admission consulting and entrance exam preparation for college, business, and graduate school with employment placement services, career management advisory, and leadership development training to cultivate lifelong academic progression and ongoing professional evolution. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
Universidad Camilo José Cela
Madrid, Spain

The Expert in Political Psychology course is a training program that teaches the fundamentals of political psychology to party leaders, rulers, candidates, consultants, and el ... +

The Expert in Political Psychology course is a training program that teaches the fundamentals of political psychology to party leaders, rulers, candidates, consultants, and electoral campaign teams. It integrates both the most relevant theoretical concepts and the techniques necessary to apply psychology to the world of political practice. -
Courses
Part-time
3 months
Spanish
01 Feb 2022
01 Feb 2022
Online
 
FutureLearn
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Understanding the nature and value of play through the course of our lives, across cultures and communities.

Understanding the nature and value of play through the course of our lives, across cultures and communities. -
Courses
Part-time
7 weeks
English
Online
 
FutureLearn
Bergen, Norway

Understand the role of medical peace work, and consider the role of healthcare workers in times of conflict and violence.

Understand the role of medical peace work, and consider the role of healthcare workers in times of conflict and violence. -
Courses
Part-time
3 weeks
English
Online
 
FutureLearn
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

Explore the traumatic effects of WW1 on soldiers and civilians. Discover how we remember and debate the history of this war.

Explore the traumatic effects of WW1 on soldiers and civilians. Discover how we remember and debate the history of this war. -
Courses
Part-time
4 weeks
English
Online
 
FutureLearn
London, United Kingdom

Discover the varying uses of social media around the world and its consequences for politics, relationships and everyday life.

Discover the varying uses of social media around the world and its consequences for politics, relationships and everyday life. -
Courses
Part-time
5 weeks
English
Online
 
FutureLearn
Grenoble, France

Explore global issues and discover how cultural divides and security threats impact foreign affairs and global policies.

Explore global issues and discover how cultural divides and security threats impact foreign affairs and global policies. -
Courses
Part-time
4 weeks
English, French
Online
 
FutureLearn
Fiesole, Italy

Get an introduction to cultural diplomacy, learning what it means, how it works, and its importance in today's polarised world.

Get an introduction to cultural diplomacy, learning what it means, how it works, and its importance in today's polarised world. -
Courses
Part-time
3 weeks
English
10 May 2021
Online
 
FutureLearn
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Learn to recognise the signs of domestic violence and support domestic violence survivors as a health or social care worker.

Learn to recognise the signs of domestic violence and support domestic violence survivors as a health or social care worker. -
Courses
Part-time
3 weeks
English
Online
 
FutureLearn
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Explore how women are represented in the media and reflect on what it means for contemporary society and culture.

Explore how women are represented in the media and reflect on what it means for contemporary society and culture. -
Courses
Part-time
7 weeks
English
Online
 
FutureLearn
Jerusalem, Israel

Join 50 leading scholars in exploring antisemitism, from its roots to its contemporary forms.

Join 50 leading scholars in exploring antisemitism, from its roots to its contemporary forms. -
Courses
Part-time
6 weeks
English
Online
 

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