Description

Social sciences refer to the academic disciplines concerned with the society and relationships of individuals within a society, which primarily rely on empirical (based on experience) approaches.

Career Opportunities include: Psychologist, Political Scientist, Economist, Geographer, Diplomat, Social worker, Sociologist, Statistician etc.

Certification

Graduates of Social sciences are awarded certificate bearing a title of B.Sc and all courses under Social sciences have four (4) years duration.

Essential skills for social science careers

  • Strong analytical skills,
  • Excellent interpersonal, teamwork and communication skills
  • Report writing skills
  • Computer skills
  • Project management skills
  • Organization skills and management skills
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Leadership skills

See: All JAMB subject combination

Social Science Courses And Their Descriptions and Prospects

Anthropology

Economics

Geography

Library Science

Philosophy

Political Science

Psychology

Social Works

Sociology and Anthropology

Sociology

Statistics