Social and Policy Sciences

Make a positive difference to the lives of others. Study Community Youth Work, Community Development, Health and Social Care Policy, Social Policy, Politics and International Studies, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Sociology.


Supporting the professional development of community practitioners to transform communities.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Supporting you to develop professional community development practice in order to transform communities.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Belfast campus

A one year pre-vocational introduction to Community Youth Studies.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

Embark on a professional career working with young people in the community.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Criminology and Criminal Justice addresses crime, deviance and its control through an applied, interesting and intellectually challenging curriculum.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Health and Social Care Policy focuses on policy issues facing our society such as providing and financing healthcare, health inequalities and ageing.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Belfast campus

Health and Social Care Policy focuses on policy issues facing our society such as providing and financing healthcare, health inequalities and ageing.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

A dynamic subject essential to understanding people, power and policies in a changing world.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

A dynamic subject essential to understanding people, power and policies in a changing world.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course addresses key questions around human need, welfare, inequality and wealth distribution.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course addresses key questions around human need, welfare, inequality and criminal justice.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course addresses key questions around human need, welfare, inequality and sociological concepts and debates.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Sociology at Ulster has a record of excellence in teaching and learning, achieving 100% satisfaction rates in the National Student Survey.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Sociology at Ulster has a record of excellence in teaching and learning, achieving 100% satisfaction rates in the National Student Survey.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Sociology at Ulster has a record of excellence in teaching and learning, achieving 100% satisfaction rates in the National Student Survey.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Bridge over troublesome knowledge.

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus