Bachelors in Social Sciences

Area & Cultural Studies

About

Find out more information about Area & Cultural Studies

Area studies comprise all fields of a society from a certain geographic spot. Research in this field usually involves social sciences combined with humanities, with aspects such as the diaspora community and emigration. Meanwhile, cultural studies focus on perspectives and practices in certain cultures from Asian, African, American or Latin regions, and pay a special attention to ideology, class structures, ethnics, generations and other important factors.

Students in a Bachelor’s programme in area and cultural studies can choose an international university and specialize in one of the main civilizations or study abroad and learn more about the roots of that local culture. Students will develop international cultural sensibilities, an open mind to what makes a culture unique, but also similar to others, as well as find new ways of effective communication.

Area and cultural studies is a discipline that constantly blends theory with research, in order to understand the meaning that humans give to the world around them. Graduates have high chances of becoming analysts of the society, sociologists, marketing specialists, teachers or lecturers, in the public or private environment.

Read more View all Bachelor's Degrees in Area & Cultural Studies

Suggested Bachelors in Area & Cultural Studies

Bachelor International Development Management

Is it really possible for everyone to profit equally from development while still respecting the environment? In our view it is. Through sustainable trade, equal rights and equal opportunities we believe that a healthy balance between people, earth and prosperity can be achieved.The International Development Management programme from Van Hall Larenstein, University of Applied Sciences.

Netherlands
B.A. Italian Studies

The Bachelor of Arts in Italian Studies from John Cabot University, Rome Italy is an interdisciplinary degree that combines the study of literature, history, art, and culture while developing students’ fluency in the Italian language.

Italy
Preparation Course English Language and Cultural Experience (ELCE)

This English Language and Cultural Experience (ELCE) short-term program at California State University Northridge combines language training with cultural activities and is typically three weeks long, providing 15 hours per week of morning in-class instruction, combined with various activities on and around the university campus.

United States