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A postgraduate certificate is something that is earned after a bachelor’s degree program. The coursework maintains the difficulty and learning objectives of master’s level classes. Depending on the program, a postgraduate certificate may take a few months or years to complete. What is a postgraduate certificate in social sciences? The subject of social sciences is a broad academic cate… Read more

A postgraduate certificate is something that is earned after a bachelor’s degree program. The coursework maintains the difficulty and learning objectives of master’s level classes. Depending on the program, a postgraduate certificate may take a few months or years to complete.

What is a postgraduate certificate in social sciences? The subject of social sciences is a broad academic category that works with the individual and his or her society. Some of the social science topics are anthropology, sociology, archaeology, history and geography. A student may select a specific type of social science and take classes in that area. If a student has a focus on history or archaeology, the classes taken may be ancient worlds, prehistory, the modern age or other studies of eras. In a field such as geography, students may learn about the different locations of the earth as well as culture studies, urban life and religion studies. Topics in sociology may look at human behavior in classes such as criminology, social psychology and politics.

Completion of a postgraduate certificate in social sciences gives people fascinating knowledge about the planet’s population and the society we live in. It also gives future jobseekers versatile skills that can be applied in many different jobs.

A postgraduate certificate may fluctuate in cost. Tuition can be dependent on a school’s history, reputation, funding and program offerings.

With a completed postgraduate certificate in social sciences, you may have a lot more possible job offers waiting for you. General jobs that cover a wide variety of the different focuses in this field are social studies teachers, college lecturers or managers in various roles. For specific focuses, certain jobs such as historian, archaeologist, sociologist or geographer are some possibilities. You could also find a job that uses many of the skills from social sciences but may not be directly related to a specific focus. These kinds of jobs are archivist, journalist, writer, lobbyist or analyst.

There are many offerings of online classes for postgraduate social science certificates. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Instituto Universitario de Investigación Ortega y Gasset
Madrid , Spain

This course is mainly aimed at providing, together with a knowledge of international migration, the knowledge and tools necessary for the practical management of policies rela ... +

This course is mainly aimed at providing, together with a knowledge of international migration, the knowledge and tools necessary for the practical management of policies related to immigration and asylum and whose management is essential for intervention with immigrants and refugees . -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
8 months
Spanish
Oct 2021
30 Sep 2021
Online
 
European College for Liberal Studies
Barcelona , Spain +5 More

Postgraduate Certificate in Global Studies (15 credits)

Postgraduate Certificate in Global Studies (15 credits) -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Institute for European Studies (IES), Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Brussels , Belgium

Enjoy the flexibility of online learning in the area of European Studies to broaden your knowledge of the European institutions, European law and the European decision-making ... +

Enjoy the flexibility of online learning in the area of European Studies to broaden your knowledge of the European institutions, European law and the European decision-making process in general! This Postgraduate Certificate is perfect for full-time professionals or students with a daytime schedule. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
12 - 24 months
Jul 2021
01 May 2021
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 

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Pan Africa Christian University
Nairobi , Kenya

This program was established in order to help professionals in the areas that involve disputes and conflicts resolutions gain deeper, practical skills to better engage those s ... +

This program was established in order to help professionals in the areas that involve disputes and conflicts resolutions gain deeper, practical skills to better engage those seeking out-of-court-settlements. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
English
Campus
 
SOAS University of London
London , United Kingdom

This postgraduate programme offers a unique opportunity to study the arts of Asia and the Islamic world with lectures by leading scholars in the field. The course will provide ... +

This postgraduate programme offers a unique opportunity to study the arts of Asia and the Islamic world with lectures by leading scholars in the field. The course will provide an object-based learning experience through direct access to the reserved collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) and the British Museum. -
Postgraduate Certificate Postgraduate Diploma
Full-time
5 months
English
Campus
 

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