Bachelor of Arts Social Science

Bachelor of Arts Social Science

The programme is offered by the Faculty of Social Science,  at the Kwaluseni Campus. In order to be admitted to the programme, you need to meet these requirements. The subjects offered by the Faculty of Social science for the Bachelor of Arts (Social Science) degree are: Demography, Economics, Geography, Environmental Science and Planning , Mathematics, Political Science, Public Administration, Social Work, Sociology and Statistics,

In the first year, students will take a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 7 subjects composed of Academic Communication Skills, Introduction to Computing for Social Science, Statistics and Mathematics as well as a maximum of 3 introductory subjects. A Student shall not be awarded an overall pass in Part I unless he/she has passed Introduction to Computing for Social Science.

In order to major in a subject a student must take and pass the introductory course in that subject. Potential Demography, Economics and Statistics majors must also pass the first year Mathematics at the advanced level. At the beginning of Year 2, a student shall elect two major subjects in consultation with the Dean and Heads of Departments.