College of Social Science Undergraduate Courses

Applied Social Science - BA (Hons)

At the heart of Applied Social Science is a desire to understand our society and the social problems we face in order to make a real difference to communities.


Criminology - BA (Hons)

Criminologists use theory to explore some of the most contentious issues in contemporary society, working to understand the causes of crime and the way in which criminal justice agencies respond to offenders.


Criminology and Social Policy - BA (Hons)

Drawing on insights from sociology, policy, law, and the social sciences more generally, criminologists specialising in social policy not only consider how crime is defined, experienced, or explained: they explore society’s responses to it, tackling the complex social problems that can lead to crime.


Criminology and Sociology - BA (Hons)

Criminologists use theory to explore some of the most contentious issues in contemporary society, working to understand the causes of crime and the way in which criminal justice agencies respond to offenders.


Education - BA (Hons)

Education professionals make a difference to the lives of children and young people, inspiring them to learn and developing their knowledge and skills to prepare them for their future.


Education and Psychology - BSc (Hons)

Education professionals make a difference to the lives of children and young people, inspiring them to learn and developing their knowledge and skills to prepare them for their future.


Health and Exercise Science - BSc (Hons)

Health and exercise professionals play an important role in tackling the health challenges we face as a society with a range of physical activity interventions.


Health and Social Care - BSc (Hons)

Health and social care practitioners can make a profound difference to the lives of vulnerable people, working in a variety of settings including healthcare, education, and public health.


International Relations - BA (Hons)

Professionals working in international relations have an in-depth understanding of the impact of political, economic, and cultural forces, balancing these dynamics to maintain peace and trade in a complex, globalised world, where pockets of tension can rapidly escalate beyond borders.


International Relations and Politics - BA (Hons)

From European politics and global conflicts, to policies tackling challenging and sometimes controversial issues, these degrees enable students to examine some of the most important issues of our time.


International Relations and Social Policy - BA (Hons)

From European politics and global conflicts, to policies tackling challenging and sometimes controversial issues, these degrees enable students to examine some of the most important issues of our time.


Law - LLB (Hons)

The rule of law is the cornerstone of any just and fair society, and to be administered correctly it requires skilled and knowledgeable legal professionals.


Law and Criminology - LLB (Hons)

A deeper understanding of the causes and effects of criminal behaviour or specialist legal expertise, or knowledge of the law governing trade and commercial relationships, can set legal professionals apart, enhancing their practice and enabling them to pursue employment in a wide range of professions.


Law for Business - LLB (Hons)

A deeper understanding of the causes and effects of criminal behaviour or specialist legal expertise, or knowledge of the law governing trade and commercial relationships, can set legal professionals apart, enhancing their practice and enabling them to pursue employment in a wide range of professions.


Midwifery - BSc (Hons)

Midwives offer specialist support to mothers from the antenatal to the postnatal period, and work with a range of healthcare professionals to promote the best interests of a mother and her baby.


Nursing (Registered Nurse - Adult) - BSc (Hons)

Nurses perform a vital role in 21st Century healthcare, in both primary and secondary care settings, restoring and promoting health, supporting patients and their families, and profiling healthcare needs of communities.


Nursing (Registered Nurse - Child) - BSc (Hons)

Nurses perform a vital role in 21st Century healthcare, in both primary and secondary care settings, restoring and promoting health, supporting patients and their families, and profiling healthcare needs of communities.


Nursing (Registered Nurse - Mental Health) - BSc (Hons)

Nurses perform a vital role in 21st Century healthcare, in both primary and secondary care settings, restoring and promoting health, supporting patients and their families, and profiling healthcare needs of communities.


Paramedic Science - BSc (Hons)

Paramedics work on the frontline of healthcare, looking after those in need and responding to a wide range of situations, from minor wounds and conditions to more serious, life-threatening injuries and illnesses.


Physical Education and Sport - BSc (Hons)

Physical education is an important vehicle for improving health, behaviour, sports participation, and performance, and as such continues to have political and educational significance across the UK.


Politics - BA (Hons)

From US and Middle Eastern politics to the big political issues of the day in Britain, look beyond the headlines and explore concepts such as power, democracy, and justice with a degree in Politics.


Politics and Social Policy - BA (Hons)

Domestic and global politics are at the heart of society, and these courses provide an insight into how political institutions respond to the needs of a changing society and tackle some of its most pressing problems.


Politics and Sociology - BA (Hons)

Domestic and global politics are at the heart of society, and this course provides an insight into how political institutions can tackle some of society’s most pressing problems.


Professional Practice - BSc (Hons)

The BSc (Hons) Professional Practice programme is a professionally orientated programme of study, which has been developed as a ‘top-up’ option for non-graduate registered healthcare professionals. This programme has been developed following discussions with partners which identified a need for modules that are responsive to both national and local policy and that aim to meet the educational needs of the local health professional population.


Psychology - BSc (Hons)

Psychology brings together the scientific study of behaviour, mental health, and neurophysiological functioning in an attempt to understand what makes us human, and why we think the way we do.


Psychology with Clinical Psychology - BSc (Hons)

Clinical psychology is the practice of using psychological theories, treatments, and therapies to assess people’s needs and improve their wellbeing. BSc (Hons) Psychology with Clinical Psychology covers broad concepts of psychology alongside specialist modules, such as mental health, counselling skills, and approaches to treatment and therapy.


Psychology with Forensic Psychology - BSc (Hons)

The BSc (Hons) Psychology with Forensic Psychology at Lincoln aims to provide students with an understanding of the core concepts and practices
of psychology. Within forensic-related modules, students develop specialised knowledge in this field by gaining an understanding of the motives, mind-sets, and behaviours of people who commit various crimes, as well as the assessment and treatment of offence-related risk factors.


Social Policy - BA (Hons)

Creating effective social policies is key to tackling the big issues we face in society today such as poverty, health inequality, and unemployment.


Social Policy and Sociology - BA (Hons)

Creating effective social policies is key to tackling the big issues we face in society today such as poverty, health inequality, and unemployment.


Sociology - BA (Hons)

Sociology provides a framework for the study of human behaviour, examining how societies are organised, how social identities are constructed, and the issues facing some of society’s most marginalised people.


Sport and Exercise Science - BSc (Hons)

Sports scientists combine theoretical knowledge with the practical application of scientific principles and technology to help individuals maximise their sports performance.


Sport and Exercise Therapy - BSc (Hons)

Sports therapy is a dynamic field and therapists are a crucial part of medical teams at many sports clubs, working alongside physios, sports medicine doctors, and sports scientists.


Sport Development and Coaching - BSc (Hons)

Sports coaches inspire teams and individuals to achieve their goals, working across a variety of sports and a range of levels, from elite athletes to local clubs.


Strength and Conditioning in Sport - BSc (Hons)

Strength and Conditioning in Sport brings together the application of sports and exercise science to maximise the physical preparation of athletes.


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