The Social Policy degree at Birmingham will provide you with an opportunity to actively engage in the analysis of cutting edge social issues and debates from policing, crime and social unrest to gender inequalities, teenage pregnancy and the significance of globalisation, to name just a few.
Read some of our graduate profiles and the careers these former students have pursued. Student testimonials will also outline highlights of studying Social Policy at Birmingham.
Social Policy is a highly inter-disciplinary subject that combines elements from sociology, politics, international studies, social history, philosophy, psychology and cultural studies.
Many people select their degree subject on the basis of which advanced level subject they enjoyed most. Whilst this can be a positive choice, you do not necessarily have to take this course of action.