OVERVIEW


A hearty welcome to Social Sciences! We present the following subjects:

History and Ancient Culture, Political Studies, Population Studies and Demography, Social Anthropology as well as Public Management and Governance. Our subjects study people’s interrelations and actions within society from different angles. Students studying these subjects are those who want to make a positive impact on a rapidly changing society. Such students are eager to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes to help them make that contribution. We appreciate your interest in the subjects and programmes of the School, and hereby invite you to explore and consider the courses on offer and then make your choice.

 

SUBJECT GROUPS


 

Development Studies 

Facilitate the implementation of development programmes and projects using appropriate strategies and techniques. Learn to utilise the experiences of other countries, especially developing countries, in applying development policies in rural and urban development. 

 

Development Studies

History

History deals with the acts, thoughts and emotions of people within a societal context.

 

History

Population studies and demography

Gain knowledge and skills in demographic analysis, population and development interrelationships needed by implementers of population policies and integrated population-related programmes.

 

Population Studies and Demography

Sociology

The word Sociology in its broadest sense entails the study of society and interaction amongst people.

 

Sociology

Social Anthropology 

Social Anthropology is popular because it is widely useful. It is Social Anthropology that is best geared to help us understand this complex and messy world.

 

Social Anthropology