Social Science is the study of people, communities and societies. It looks at behaviours and interactions as well as physical, technological, and natural environments. The goal of social science is to comprehend how human systems are changing in our increasingly complex world and how our planet can be governed more sustainably.
Blackburn College offers a broad range of Social Science subjects for those interested in studying our ever-evolving world.
Prepare for a host of careers by embarking on an Economics course on our campus. The Economics tutors at Blackburn College are extremely knowledgeable on the subject and will help you learn all you need to know before you consider pursuing a career within the industry.
Discover more about the world around us – from different cultures and traditions to political systems and even which countries are the richest (and why) – with a Geography course on our campus here in Blackburn.
How has the past shaped how we live today? History – specifically, the study of it – allows us to delve deeper into why and how people behave around the world and in times gone by.
Do you have a keen interest in Politics? If so, a course in Politics at Blackburn College could be the right route to take.
Are you intrigued by human behaviour? Psychology courses at Blackburn College will give you the opportunity to delve into why we do what we do and how it affects our lives.
What benefits can a Religious Studies course (RS) bring to your life? Aside from giving you the competitive edge when applying for RS roles, a course in Religious Studies can help give you a deeper understanding of people in your life and the religious practices they follow.
Have you ever considered a career in Sociology? Or perhaps you would simply like to learn more about the subject to improve your understanding of people’s social differences and behaviour.