Foundations of Social Sciences 1

Foundations of Social Sciences 1 (15 credits)

This module introduces you to the ‘backbone’ of social sciences, the concept of social inclusion, the factors that lead to exclusion andthe impact this may have on individuals, families and communities. We will consider public policies and practices, covering topics such as stigma and labelling, wealth, poverty and homelessness, crime, punishment and rehabilitation, as well as education and community cohesion.