Department of Social Sciences

Our department of Social Sciences provides academic and vocational programmes serving children, young people and families in a range of different sectors.

Programmes in this department are related to Social SciencesCriminology, Sociology, Childhood StudiesHealth and Social Care including Health and Social Care Fd; vocational programmes are related to Community and Youth Work Studies, Social Work

We welcome international students from more than 100 countries to the University of Sunderland and greatly value the cultural diversity they bring. We want to attract the brightest and best students to join us at the University. Our two campuses - one in the city and one on the coast - are perfectly placed to ensure a life-changing student experience.

For information and contact details for the Social Sciences team please click on the Staff Directory.