The perfect degree completion program for entering the contemporary workforce.

Different people. Different backgrounds. Different ways of thinking. The diversity of the contemporary work environment can be difficult to navigate.

That’s exactly what an Applied Sociology and Political Science degree from ELU will prepare you to do. You will develop a greater understanding of the various social, political and interpersonal challenges affecting the workplace through an interdisciplinary curriculum that teaches you about:

  • Individual behavior and group dynamics
  • Conflict resolution strategies and best practices
  • Diversity of beliefs, values and attitudes
  • Collaboration and cooperation techniques
  • Social and political structures

Upon graduation, you will be prepared to help create a better society and thrive in a wide range of challenging careers. In fact, recent program graduates have gone on to succeed in such positions as:

  • Advertising Executive
  • Case Manager
  • Community Organizer
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Parole Officer
  • Personnel Worker
  • Police Officer
  • Public Relations Staffer
  • Social Research Assistant

The Political Science and Sociology degree at ELU provides an excellent opportunity to explore the social changes reshaping the world today.

This degree provides the knowledge and skills to critically engage with key issues facing contemporary societies including globalisation; the changing nature of work and the family; gender roles and sexuality; multiculturalism; the impact of the media and information technologies; and new forms of politics. In addition to these ‘big picture’ social theories we place a strong emphasis on developing social science research skills – so valued by employers – with research methods training in each year.