mass

Master of Arts in Social Sciences

The Master of Arts in Social Sciences is a 60 ECTS credit programme that develops your skills in contemporary issues of social practice, resource management, administration and cultural diversity.

Programme Details

Code MASS180
Award Master of Arts in Social Sciences
Level Postgraduate
ECTS Credits 60
Language English
Mode Online
Duration Self-paced
Exam Free online exam
Certificate PDF Certificate + Transcript | Sample Certificate
Available to Students from all over the world
Awarding Body School of Business and Trade

Standard Entry Route

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 Stage 1,2 & 3  Generally, a bachelor degree or graduate diploma in any discipline

Recognition of Prior Learning Entry Route (Advanced Standing)

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 Stage 1  Postgraduate Diploma (any field)

To qualify for the award of Master of Arts in Social Sciences, students must complete all 3 stages or less depending upon their entry route.

 Stage 1

 Unit ID Units Credits
 PG411 International Relations 5
 PG421 Human Geography 5
 PG441 Climate Change 5
 PG451 Public Health Ethics 5
 PG471 Social Work Research 5
 PG481 Human Psychology 5

 Stage 2

 Unit ID Units Credits
 PG430 Communications 5
 PG460 Writing 5
 PG510 Statistics 5

 Stage 3

 Unit ID Units Credits
 PG490 Political Science 5
 PG500 Sociology II 5
 PG520 World History 5

Graduates may be able to work in a broad choice of social services fields such as
 

• Administrative Assistant
• Paralegal
• Social and Human Service Assistant
• Social Worker
• Rehabilitation worker
• Data Analyst
• Social and Community Service Manager
• Market Research Analyst
• Local Government
• Charity
• Researcher
• Youth Work
• Translator
• Economist
• Historian
• Political Scientist
• Sociologist
• Psychological Services
• Police
Enrolment Fee None
Upfront Fee None
Tuition Fee None
Graduation Fee CHF 169 (one-off fee upon completion)

Future Study Options

After completing the Master of Arts in Social Sciences, students may continue to study further at a higher level or can explore other study options at the postgraduate level.

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bass

Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences

The Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences is a 180 ECTS credit programme that will help you to develop social understanding, moral responsiveness and solid knowledge to deal with the issues that exist in our society.

Programme Details

Code BASS180
Award Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences
Level Undergraduate
ECTS Credits 180
Language English
Mode Online
Duration Self-paced
Exam Free online exam
Certificate PDF Certificate + Transcript | Sample Certificate
Available to Students from all over the world
Awarding Body School of Business and Trade

Standard Entry Route

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 Stage 1,2 & 3  The equivalent of Year 12 schooling  OR
   None for the mature student over the age of 21

Recognition of Prior Learning Entry Route (Advanced Standing)

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 Stage 2a,2b & 3  Undergraduate Diploma
 Stage 2b & 3  Associate Degree
 Stage 3  Undergraduate Advanced Diploma

To qualify for the award of Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences, students must complete all 3 stages or less depending upon their entry route.

 Stage 1

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG011 Introduction to Politics 5
 UG021 Economic Analysis 5
 UG030 Introduction to Information Systems 5
 UG040 Successful Writing 5
 UG051 Introduction to Nutrition 5
 UG061 Social Psychology 5
 UG071 eMarketing 5
 UG080 Spreadsheet Applications 5
 UG091 Cultural Intelligence 5
 UG101 United States History 5
 UG110 Essential Statistics 5
 UG120 Work Ethics 5

 Stage 2a

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG130 Workplace Communication 5
 UG141 Criminal Law 5
 UG151 English Literature 5
 UG160 Personal Finance 5
 UG170 Regional Geography 5
 UG180 Sociology 5

 Stage 2b

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG191 International Trade 5
 UG200 Organizational Behavior 5
 UG211 Designing Information Systems 5
 UG220 Communication Studies 5
 UG231 Human Relation 5
 UG241 American Government and Politics 5

 Stage 3

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG251 Environmental Sustainability 5
 UG260 Psychology 5
 UG270 Social Problems 5
 UG280 Advertising 5
 UG290 Public Relations 5
 UG301 Organizational Change 5
 UG310 Mass Communication 5
 UG321 Geographic Information System 5
 UG331 Literary Analysis 5
 UG341 Employability Skills 5
 UG350 Psychology Research Methods 5
 UG360 Qualitative and Quantitative Methods 5

Graduates may be able to work in a broad choice of social services fields such as
 

• Administrative Assistant
• Paralegal
• Social and Human Service Assistant
• Social Worker
• Rehabilitation worker
• Data Analyst
• Local Government
• Charity
• Youth Work
• Translator
• Historian
• Sociologist
• Psychological Services
• Police
Enrolment Fee None
Upfront Fee None
Tuition Fee None
Graduation Fee CHF 149 (one-off fee upon completion)

Future Study Options

Upon successful completion of Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences, graduates may progress to either Postgraduate Diploma in Social Sciences or Master of Arts in Social Sciences.

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aass

Associate of Arts in Social Sciences

The Associate of Arts in Social Sciences is a 90 ECTS credit programme intended to develop a good knowledge of human behaviours, social relationships, structures and issues.

Programme Details

Code AASS090
Award Associates of Arts in Social Sciences
Level Undergraduate
ECTS Credits 90
Language English
Mode Online
Duration Self-paced
Exam Free online exam
Certificate PDF Certificate + Transcript | Sample Certificate
Available to Students from all over the world
Awarding Body School of Business and Trade

Standard Entry Route

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 Stage 1 & 2a  The equivalent of Year 12 schooling  OR
   None for the mature student over the age of 21

Recognition of Prior Learning Entry Route (Advanced Standing)

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 Stage 2a  Undergraduate Diploma

To qualify for the award of Associate of Arts in Social Sciences, students must complete both stages or less depending upon their entry route.

 Stage 1

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG011 Introduction to Politics 5
 UG021 Economic Analysis 5
 UG030 Introduction to Information Systems 5
 UG040 Successful Writing 5
 UG051 Introduction to Nutrition 5
 UG061 Social Psychology 5
 UG071 eMarketing 5
 UG080 Spreadsheet Applications 5
 UG091 Cultural Intelligence 5
 UG101 United States History 5
 UG110 Essential Statistics 5
 UG120 Work Ethics 5

 Stage 2a

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG130 Workplace Communication 5
 UG141 Criminal Law 5
 UG151 English Literature 5
 UG160 Personal Finance 5
 UG170 Regional Geography 5
 UG180 Sociology 5

Graduates may be able to work in a broad choice of social services fields such as
 

• Administrative Assistant
• Paralegal
• Social and Human Service Assistant
• Social Worker
• Rehabilitation worker
• Social Worker
• Data Analyst
• Social Worker
• Local Government
• Charity
• Youth Work
• Translator
Enrolment Fee None
Upfront Fee None
Tuition Fee None
Graduation Fee CHF 129 (one-off fee upon completion)

Future Study Options

Upon successful completion of Associate of Arts in Social Sciences, graduates may progress to either Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences or Master of Arts in Social Sciences.

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pgdss

Postgraduate Diploma in Social Sciences

This level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Social Sciences is for students who wish to gain a broader understanding of the radical changes in the social environment of our society.

Programme Details

Code PGDSS040
Award Postgraduate Diploma in Social Sciences
Level Postgraduate Level 7
ECTS Credits 40
Language English
Mode Online
Duration Self-paced
Exam Free online exam
Certificate PDF Certificate + Transcript | Sample Certificate
Available to Students from all over the world
Awarding Body School of Business and Trade

Standard Entry Route

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 8 Units  Generally, a bachelor degree or graduate diploma in any discipline

To qualify for the award of Postgraduate Diploma in Social Science, students must complete the following 8 compulsory units.

 Unit ID Units Credits
 PG411 International Relations 5
 PG421 Human Geography 5
 PG430 Communications 5
 PG441 Climate Change 5
 PG451 Public Health Ethics 5
 PG471 Social Work Research 5
 PG481 Human Psychology 5
 PG510 Statistics 5

Graduates may be able to work in a broad choice of social services fields such as
 

• Administrative Assistant
• Paralegal
• Social and Human Service Assistant
• Social Worker
• Rehabilitation worker
• Data Analyst
• Social and Community Service Manager
• Market Research Analyst
• Local Government
• Charity
• Researcher
• Youth Work
• Translator
• Economist
• Historian
• Political Scientist
• Sociologist
• Psychological Services
• Police
Enrolment Fee None
Upfront Fee None
Tuition Fee None
Graduation Fee CHF 99 (one-off fee upon completion)

Future Study Options

Upon successful completion of Postgraduate Diploma in Social Sciences, graduates may progress to Master of Arts in Social Sciences.

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gdss

Graduate Diploma in Social Sciences

This level 6 Graduate Diploma in Social Sciences enhances your theoretical understanding of the most advanced topics in the social sciences.

Programme Details

Code GDSS040
Award Graduate Diploma in Social Sciences
Level Undergraduate Level 6
ECTS Credits 40
Language English
Mode Online
Duration Self-paced
Exam Free online exam
Certificate PDF Certificate + Transcript | Sample Certificate
Available to Students from all over the world
Awarding Body School of Business and Trade

Standard Entry Route

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 8 Units  Advanced Diploma / Associate Degree  OR
   None for the mature student over the age of 21

To qualify for the award of Graduate Diploma in Social Sciences, students must complete the following 8 compulsory units.

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG251 Environmental Sustainability 5
 UG260 Psychology 5
 UG301 Organizational Change 5
 UG321 Geographic Information System 5
 UG331 Literary Analysis 5
 UG341 Employability Skills 5
 UG350 Psychology Research Methods 5
 UG360 Qualitative and Quantitative Methods 5

Graduates may be able to work in a broad choice of social services fields such as
 

• Administrative Assistant
• Paralegal
• Social and Human Service Assistant
• Social Worker
• Rehabilitation worker
• Data Analyst
• Local Government
• Charity
• Youth Work
• Translator
• Historian
• Sociologist
• Psychological Services
• Police
Enrolment Fee None
Upfront Fee None
Tuition Fee None
Graduation Fee CHF 79 (one-off fee upon completion)

Future Study Options

Upon successful completion of Graduate Diploma in Business Studies, graduates may progress to either Postgraduate Diploma in Social Sciences or Master of Arts in Social Sciences.

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adss

Advanced Diploma in Social Sciences

This level 5 Advanced Diploma in Social Sciences provides students with opportunities to study a range of courses drawn from an array of social environments.

Programme Details

Code ADSS040
Award Advanced Diploma in Social Sciences
Level Undergraduate Level 5
ECTS Credits 40
Language English
Mode Online
Duration Self-paced
Exam Free online exam
Certificate PDF Certificate + Transcript | Sample Certificate
Available to Students from all over the world
Awarding Body School of Business and Trade

Standard Entry Route

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 8 Units  Diploma / Associate Degree  OR
   None for the mature student over the age of 21

To qualify for the award of Advanced Diploma in Social Sciences, students must complete the following 8 compulsory units.

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG141 Criminal Law 5
 UG151 English Literature 5
 UG170 Regional Geography 5
 UG180 Sociology 5
 UG191 International Trade 5
 UG211 Designing Information Systems 5
 UG231 Human Relation 5
 UG241 American Government and Politics 5

Graduates may be able to work in a broad choice of social services fields such as
 

• Administrative Assistant
• Paralegal
• Social and Human Service Assistant
• Social Worker
• Rehabilitation worker
• Data Analyst
• Charity
• Youth Work
• Translator
Enrolment Fee None
Upfront Fee None
Tuition Fee None
Graduation Fee CHF 69 (one-off fee upon completion)

 

Future Study Options

Upon successful completion of Advanced Diploma in Social Sciences, graduates may progress to either Graduate Diploma in Social Sciences, Postgraduate Diploma in Social Sciences or Master of Arts in Social Sciences.

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dss

Diploma in Social Sciences

This level 4 Diploma in Social Sciences is an introductory level programme that focuses on traditionally diverse social science disciplines.

Programme Details

Code DSS040
Award Diploma in Social Sciences
Level Undergraduate Level 4
ECTS Credits 40
Language English
Mode Online
Duration Self-paced
Exam Free online exam
Certificate PDF Certificate + Transcript | Sample Certificate
Available to Students from all over the world
Awarding Body School of Business and Trade

Standard Entry Route

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 8 Units  The equivalent of Year 12 schooling  OR
   None for the mature student over the age of 21

To qualify for the award of Diploma in Social Sciences, students must complete the following 8 compulsory units.

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG011 Introduction to Politics 5
 UG021 Economic Analysis 5
 UG051 Introduction to Nutrition 5
 UG061 Social Psychology 5
 UG071 eMarketing 5
 UG091 Cultural Intelligence 5
 UG101 United States History 5
 UG120 Work Ethics 5

Graduates may be able to work in a broad choice of social services fields such as
 

• Administrative Assistant
• Social and Human Service Assistant
• Social Worker
• Charity
• Youth Work
• Translator
Enrolment Fee None
Upfront Fee None
Tuition Fee None
Graduation Fee CHF 59 (one-off fee upon completion)

 

Future Study Options

Upon successful completion of Diploma in Social Sciences, graduates may progress to either Advanced Diploma in Social Sciences or Associate of Arts in Social Sciences.

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Postgraduate Diploma in Business Studies

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Studies

This level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Business Studies is for students who wish to master their knowledge in general business and ready to work at the senior management level.

Programme Details

Code PGDBS040
Award Postgraduate Diploma in Business Studies
Level Postgraduate Level 7
ECTS Credits 40
Language English
Mode Online
Duration Self-paced
Exam Free online exam
Certificate PDF Certificate + Transcript | Sample Certificate
Available to Students from all over the world
Awarding Body School of Business and Trade

Standard Entry Route

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 8 Units  Generally, a bachelor degree or graduate diploma in any discipline

To qualify for the award of Postgraduate Diploma in Business Studies, students must complete the following 8 compulsory units.

 Unit ID Units Credits
 PG410 Accounting 5
 PG420 Business 5
 PG430 Communications 5
 PG440 Economics 5
 PG450 Finance 5
 PG470 Management 5
 PG480 Marketing 5
 PG510 Statistics 5

Graduates may be able to work in a broad choice of business-related fields such as
 

• Account Executive
• Banking Services Officer
• Business Executive
• Business Development Manager
• Economic Analyst
• Finance Manager
• General Manager
• Marketing Manager
Enrolment Fee None
Upfront Fee None
Tuition Fee None
Graduation Fee CHF 99 (one-off fee upon completion)

Future Study Options

Upon successful completion of Postgraduate Diploma in Business Studies, graduates may progress to Master of Science in Business Studies.

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msbs

Master of Science in Business Studies

The Master of Science in Business Studies is a 60 ECTS credit programme that develops core management skills. It covers a wide range of business and management aspects to promote career development and employability opportunities.

Programme Details

Code MSBS180
Award Master of Science in Business Studies
Level Postgraduate
ECTS Credits 60
Language English
Mode Online
Duration Self-paced
Exam Free online exam
Certificate PDF Certificate + Transcript | Sample Certificate
Available to Students from all over the world
Awarding Body School of Business and Trade

Standard Entry Route

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 Stage 1,2 & 3  Generally, a bachelor degree or graduate diploma in any discipline

Recognition of Prior Learning Entry Route (Advanced Standing)

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 Stage 1 & 2  Postgraduate Diploma (any non-business field)
 Stage 2 & 3  Postgraduate Diploma (any business field)

To qualify for the award of Master of Science in Business Studies, students must complete all 3 stages or less depending upon their entry route.

 Stage 1

 Unit ID Units Credits
 PG410 Accounting 5
 PG420 Business 5
 PG440 Economics 5
 PG450 Finance 5
 PG470 Management 5
 PG480 Marketing 5

 Stage 2

 Unit ID Units Credits
 PG430 Communications 5
 PG460 Writing 5
 PG510 Statistics 5

 Stage 3

 Unit ID Units Credits
 PG490 Political Science 5
 PG500 Sociology II 5
 PG520 World History 5

Graduates may be able to work in a broad choice of business-related fields such as
 

• Account Executive
• Banking Services Officer
• Business Consultant
• Business Development Manager
• Business Executive
• Economic Analyst
• Finance Manager
• Financial Analyst
• General Manager
• Management Analyst
• Marketing Manager
• Social Services Specialist
Enrolment Fee None
Upfront Fee None
Tuition Fee None
Graduation Fee CHF 149* (one-off fee upon completion)

 
*From 1st July 2021, the fee will increase from CHF 149 to CHF 169.

Future Study Options

After completing the Master of Science in Business Studies, students may continue to study further at a higher level or can explore other study options at the postgraduate level.

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bsbs

Bachelor of Science in Business Studies

The Bachelor of Science in Business Studies is a 180 ECTS credit programme that focuses completely on business disciplines. It consists of a wide range of courses intended to provide a strong base for technical and practical aspects of a successful business career.

Programme Details

Code BSBS180
Award Bachelor of Science in Business Studies
Level Undergraduate
ECTS Credits 180
Language English
Mode Online
Duration Self-paced
Exam Free online exam
Certificate PDF Certificate + Transcript | Sample Certificate
Available to Students from all over the world
Awarding Body School of Business and Trade

Standard Entry Route

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 Stage 1,2 & 3  The equivalent of Year 12 schooling  OR
   None for the mature student over the age of 21

Recognition of Prior Learning Entry Route (Advanced Standing)

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 Stage 2a,2b & 3  Undergraduate Diploma (any business field)
 Stage 2b & 3  Associate Degree (any business field)
 Stage 3  Undergraduate Advanced Diploma (any business field)

To qualify for the award of Bachelor of Science in Business Studies, students must complete all 3 stages or less depending upon their entry route.

 Stage 1

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG010 Financial Accounting 5
 UG020 Introduction to Economics 5
 UG030 Introduction to Information Systems 5
 UG040 Successful Writing 5
 UG050 Introduction to Business 5
 UG060 Principles of Banking and Finance 5
 UG070 Principles of Marketing 5
 UG080 Spreadsheet Applications 5
 UG090 Managerial Accounting 5
 UG100 Microeconomics 5
 UG110 Essential Statistics 5
 UG120 Work Ethics 5

 Stage 2a

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG130 Workplace Communication 5
 UG140 Business Law 5
 UG150 Macroeconomics 5
 UG160 Personal Finance 5
 UG170 Regional Geography 5
 UG180 Sociology 5

 Stage 2b

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG190 International Business 5
 UG200 Organizational Behavior 5
 UG210 Risk Management 5
 UG220 Communication Studies 5
 UG230 Corporate Governance 5
 UG240 Managerial Economics 5

 Stage 3

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG250 International Finance 5
 UG260 Psychology 5
 UG270 Social Problems 5
 UG280 Advertising 5
 UG290 Public Relations 5
 UG300 Human Resource Management 5
 UG310 Mass Communication 5
 UG320 Project Management 5
 UG330 Sustainable Business 5
 UG340 Global Strategy 5
 UG350 Psychology Research Methods 5
 UG360 Qualitative and Quantitative Methods 5

Graduates may be able to work in a broad choice of business-related fields such as
 

• Account Executive
• Advertising Specialist
• Banking Services Officer
• Budget Analyst
• Business Consultant
• Business Development Manager
• Business Executive
• Economic Analyst
• Entrepreneur
• Finance Manager
• Financial Accountant
• Financial Analyst
• General Manager
• Human Resource Manager
• Management Accountant
• Management Analyst
• Market Research Analyst
• Marketing Manager
• Project Manager
• Public Relations Manager
• Risk Manager
• Social Services Specialist
Enrolment Fee None
Upfront Fee None
Tuition Fee None
Graduation Fee CHF 129* (one-off fee upon completion)

 
*From 1st July 2021, the fee will increase from CHF 129 to CHF 149.

Future Study Options

Upon successful completion of Bachelor of Science in Business Studies, graduates may progress to either Postgraduate Diploma in Business Studies or Master of Science in Business Studies.

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