Programme outline

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Internship possibilities in 3rd bachelor year
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Exchange possibilities in 3rd bachelor year
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Ghent University
accredited by NVAO
Brussels Engineering, Sciences & Humanities Campus

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After the master


Bachelor of Social Sciences

Academic year 2017-2018
The start plan of the Bachelor in Social Sciences consists of two modules and corresponds with the two first years of the model trajectory of the Bachelor in Social Sciences. After these two first years, each student has to choose one of the three graduation options available.
In total, this academic plan comprises 120 study points.

Module 1 Bachelor in Social Sciences

Each student who enrolls for the Bachelor in Social Sciences, has to start with this module. This module corresponds with the first year of the model trajectory.
To complete this module, students must obtain 60 study points.
From the courses listed below, students must obtain 60 ECTS credits.
Title Course titular Semester ECTS credits
Introduction to Communication Studies 1st semester 6
Introduction to Political Science 1st semester 6
Introduction to Sociology 1st semester 6
Political Structures and Processes of the European Union 1st semester 6
Statistics for the Social Sciences 1st semester 6
Communicating Scientific Knowledge 2nd semester 6
European History 2nd semester 6
Introduction to Belgian Society and Politics 2nd semester 6
Introduction to SPC Methodology 2nd semester 6
Seminar Current Issues I 2nd semester 6