MA Social Policy*
Why choose this course?
Deepen your understanding of some of the most complex and critical social policy issues affecting our world today. Leading to a highly regarded postgraduate qualification, our new MA programme is thought-provoking, intellectually engaging and global in scope.
- Develop skills in research, analysis and policy-making which will pave the way to exciting careers anywhere in the world
- Explore fascinating social policy fields such as employment and the labour market, health and social care, poverty, migration and immigration, and work-life balance
- Gain valuable international perspectives by comparing social welfare systems in different countries
- Enhance your skills in data analysis and critical thinking – and learn how to harness those skills in practical ways to assess and shape social policy
- Benefit from the research expertise and international networks of our supportive and dynamic teaching team
- Take a truly interdisciplinary approach to the subject, drawing on disciplines ranging from human rights to diplomacy
- Build a degree that is tailored to your personal and professional interests with our range of optional modules
- This is a new course starting in September 2017 (*subject to approval).