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Our graduates are shaping the world, achieving things they never imagined.
After graduating from Birmingham City University with a Sociology degree, Stephen Harrison Mirfield found his career path would take him all around the world.
Studying for an undergraduate degree in social sciences at Birmingham City University opens you up to a wide range of unique opportunities. You will leave fully equipped with a range of skills and experiences to help you succeed in a number of career paths.
Our undergraduate social sciences courses have achieved international and national recognition from professional bodies.
We've been delivering Sociology courses for over 20 years, allowing students to look in-depth at society and social changes.
All of our psychology courses are professionally accredited. Our new courses give you the chance to combine your studies with criminology or sociology.
Our criminology academics are recognised for their pioneering research and regularly provide expert commentary in national and international media.
If you’re interested in human behaviour and want to investigate patterns of behaviour, psychological functioning and experience, then the study of psychology could be right for you.
Dr Elizabeth Yardley joined Birmingham City University in September 2010 from the private sector. She leads the long-established Centre for Applied Criminology.
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