Degrees and courses

The Department of Social Policy, Sociology and Criminology delivers high quality teaching and learning which enables students to develop into reflective and research-informed professionals.

The Department offers undergraduate degree programmes in both social work and social policy; a range of postgraduate degree programmes at Masters, Diploma and Certificate levels, as well as research degrees (MPhil or PhD). We also offer a range of postqualifying/professional development programmes.


Doctoral research degrees (PhD / MPhil)

Our postgraduate research programmes reflect the main areas of work within the department - social research and social policy.  All programmes are recognised by the ESRC.