University of the West of Scotland: Applied Social Science

InstitutionUniversity of the West of Scotland
Department Education and Social Sciences
Telephone 0800 027 1000
Study type Taught


Study your MSc in Applied Social Science at University of the West of Scotland (UWS) at our Paisley and Hamilton campuses, as well as online. In an era of rapid social change, with the on-going restructuring of public services there is a high demand for qualified graduates with the necessary skills to research and understand the social world. The MSc in Applied Social Science provides students with these skills. Students can study for a generic MSc Applied Social Science or specialise in Applied Psychology, Civil Society and Public Affairs, Criminal Justice, or Global Social Work and Social Policy.


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