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

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Discover the power of data analytics for individuals and organisations working in health and social care.

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London , United Kingdom +1 More

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Glasgow , United Kingdom +1 More

Explore the experiences of workers in the coal mining industry from the 1840s to the 1920s and learn about its impact on Britain.

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

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