Online Social Science Courses
Our experts in social science and sociology subjects have shared their extensive experience and qualifications, to develop distance learning courses to Help You gain a well-grounded understanding of human relationships and social interaction.
It is important not to underestimate the importance of social science to enable the smooth running of societies and for future planning. It is used in economics, education and politics, and covers historical subjects like archaeology, which have contributed to how individuals interact with each other today.
Learning about societal relationships is a fascinating area of study and no more so than when you complete a social science course with ADL. One of the attractions is that you can feel close to the subject because of its direct relevance to what happens in the society you are part of.
This could be inAdventure Tourism, Business Marketing Strategy, Caring for Elderly People, Communication and Motivation, Criminal or Educational Psychology, Ethics and Social Psychology, plus many others delivered by ADL.
The knowledge and skills you will gain from our courses, can be applied to all walks of life and a wide range of careers. Therefore, social science programs are very popular for continuing professional development or CPD. Teachers can understand how children learn, employers and managers can learn to recognise the signs of criminal activity within their organisations, and parents can be better parents by leaning about Child Psychology. Right across the breadth and depth of society, our courses are relevant and up-to-date.
Many of our social science and sociology courses are accredited by ACCPH – The Professional Body for Accredited Counsellors, Coaches, Psychotherapists and clinical Hypnotherapists and/or the CMA, The Complimentary Medicine Association.
That’s how good and well respected our social science courses are. So, if you are looking for a quality assured online course, at a price that won’t break the bank, look no further than ADL.
Learn online via distance learning: With mentor/tutor support throughout, our social science and sociology courses can be studied by distance learning from anywhere in the World and are made applicable to where you live through meaningful set tasks, targeted to your own geographical and societal circumstances.
Get a social science qualification: ADL offers a variety of programs with the opportunity to also gain an endorsed Certificate from TQUK, a UK Government approved awarding organisation, listed as "recognised" on the Ofqual Register.
Increase your chances of getting noticed: Employers like to see initiative and self-motivation in a potential employee, so completing an online course in your own time can only help you to stand out from other applicants who haven’t done so.
Continue your professional development (CPD): Enhance and improve your understanding of subjects related to your own career by learning something new which you can apply on a practical basis.
Can't find a qualification to suit your needs? Why not speak with one of our Academic Course Advisers for FREE advice on +44 (0)1227 789 649? or email: firstname.lastname@example.org Our online home study courses may be studied for vocational purposes, self-enrichment (hobby) or for serious study leading to higher qualifications. You'll receive unlimited tutor and admin support and be able to start at any time.
This unit aims to give learners a sound understanding of: Module 1 of the Level 4 Diploma in Business. This course forms part of the Level 4 Diploma in Business, which will allow you to use the qualification you receive, to support an application for a university degree program in business.
Learn about forensic science and its application to crime. This course covers: forensic science, handling of evidence, criminology, criminal psychology and ethics. Iit is ideal for anyone interested in pursuing a career in forensic pathology and science, Soco and law enforcement.
Understand the key psychological principles which underlie human behaviour. Develop your ability to analyse aspects of a persons psychological state and apply derived knowledge to motivate that person. This provides a solid introduction/foundation for further studies of psychology.
We often hear about mental health issues, mental illness, psychological disorders, and so on, but what do we actually mean by good mental health? This course helps you to understand the signs, symptoms and possible treatments of adult mental health problems.
Learn the principles of Marketing Theory and Practice by Distance Learning online. This course will help you to understand the marketing world and to sharpen your marketing skills. All organisations need to market their product and or services.
Learn to understand the customer and what persuades them to buy and what persuades them to discard what you are offering. Understand to appreciate delivery systems and manage marketing so you are not selling above or below your capacity to aid the customer.
What makes someone buy a product? How can you utilize this in your business? When you understand why people make a decision to buy, or not to buy, you have a foundation for improving the marketing of anything. This is a basic introduction course to understanding the human mind when buying.
Learn about Marketing Systems, Retailing Systems and Strategies, Wholesale Systems and Strategies, Product Presentation and Packaging, Negotiation Skills, Marketing Organisations, International Marketing, Analysing the Market and the The Market Mix, in this online course.
Competition for places at medical schools is keen, so learners with the required A levels can take this course to help them stand out at the interview stage of their application. In addition, the pre-medical nature of the modules should help graduates "hit the ground running" in their first year.
Learn to understand what motivates and drives people in any area of life. A motivated person works better, lives a more satisfied life. The same applies to a Motivated employees. Learn how to get the best of employees by understanding more about this fascinating subject.
Help Break down cultural barriers. Understand multi-cultural issues and terminology. Develop your sensitivity to culture, diversity and multicultural societies, and improve your capacity to interact with people on multicultural issues.
Learn about nervous system control and behaviour. This course provides a different perspective on psychology; with insights into the effects brain damage or neurological disorders has on a person's behaviour, cognition and emotions.
Skilled office workers are always in demand. Make sure you have what it takes to get started. Let potential employers see your office skills. The course has been designed to help you develop the skills and knowledge necessary for the operation of an office in any part of the globe.
A comprehensive guide to the role of psychological assessments. Learn to determine why and when to use psychological assessment, and develop an understanding of the different...
Psychology & Counselling course online. Learn to understand and counsel psychological conditions. Develop your ability to analyse psychological conditions, and apply that knowledge...
The Academy for Distance Learning are a leading provider for online course with professional qualifications in the UK, and renowned for the care and committed support we deliver for your learning. Our specialist tutors are both successful business and industry people and qualified to deliver the materials provided, whether online, distance learning or paper based. We specialise in online course learning, making us experts at delivery and true pioneers in the field. We’re committed to your success, and we’ll help you choose the right course.