Social and Political Sciences

Rosie Newton "I attended an open day at Derby. The programme leader explained everything about the course to me and my family, and I immediately knew this would be the university for me."

Social and political science for today's social world 

Studying social and political sciences at Derby is an enriching experience - we arm you with the latest knowledge and innovative skills for you to understand and ultimately change our social world.   

We offer you:

  • The opportunity to complete a work placement 
  • International learning opportunities - you can observe issues from an international perspective with the chance to go on an Erasmus exchange
  • A range of classic and contemporary topics to study, that occur in all walks of life.

Our courses

*This is a new course starting in September 2017 (subject to approval).