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Social Science (Hons) - UWIC
What makes a pathway in Social Science at the University of Worcester International College (UWIC) special?
The University’s £7m investment in a new life sciences building illustrates the commitment to learning and innovation. Opened in 2009, student, academics and researchers all benefit from the thriving collaborative environment and cutting edge facilities that it provides.
The University has also invested in excellent skills and simulation facilities to support learning including a psychology lab, skills room and dedicated Ability House.
We add value to individuals and organisations by:
- Working to improve business productivity and opportunity through research and consultancy
- Improving the regional knowledge economy
- Enhancing business opportunities for the region
- Attracting new students, staff and businesses to the region
- Providing a focal point for discussions and activities to support business growth programmes
Pathways at the University of Worcester
What qualifications will you need?
Stage 1 (Foundation)
5 GCSE passes or equivalent, with a minimum C/4 grade average overall
Please visit our entrance requirements page to find out more about equivalent qualifications from your own country.
English language requirements
The language of instruction at UWIC is English. To attain entry into the undergraduate or postgraduate pathway, you must be able to demonstrate you have a suitable level of English proficiency.
What will you study?
Here is an overview of current modules available on this course. Regular updates may mean that exact module titles may differ.
Compulsory Study Skills and Communication
Specific Social Science module - World Cultures
Stages 2, 3 and 4
Stages 2, 3 and 4 follow the module structure of the First, Second and Third year of the University of Worcester degree programme that you decide to progress on to. Please see the relevant course page for details:
Why choose UWIC?Find out more
Find out why the University of Worcester International College could be your perfect way to study in the UK.
What qualifications will this pathway give you?
The City of WorcesterFind out more
Discover why Worcester is such a great student city.
Study location and duration
Where and when will you be studying?
Stage 1: Two semesters only
Stage 2: Two semesters
Stage 1: September, January
Stage 2: September
University of Worcester
How much will it cost?
University Foundation - £11,365
International First Year Degree - £12,565
Second and Third Year Degree - £12,100 per year
Finding the right accommodation is paramount to your university experience, and our welcoming student communities are great places to live and study.
We have over 1,000 rooms across our halls of residence. With rooms to suit every budget and need, from our 'Traditional Hall' at £102 per week to 'En-suite Extra' at £165 per week (2019/20 prices).
For full details visit our accommodation page.
How do you apply?
Please make your application directly to UWIC, via our application form.
Get in touch
If you have any questions, please get in touch. We're here to help you every step of the way.
UWIC Admissions Office