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School of Psychological & Social Sciences

Compassionate. Analytical. Ethical. Courageous.

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Launch your career in the psychological and social sciences with a professional qualification or academic degree at York St John University. Join our research conversations on topics like anxiety, graffiti or the Kardashians. Our industry-leading academics offer you personalised tuition and practical guidance with contemporary relevance.

Enhance your interpersonal skills in our specialist skills-practice workshop spaces. Gain experience of problem solving, teamwork and leadership from experienced police officers. Build on your ethical awareness whilst gaining research skills during a psychological experiment. We support you to gain an exceptional range of skills for your future.

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Anna Geaney

Criminology BA (Hons)

In criminology we look at how various factors about a person or group of people might affect how they function in society. I think I can take this skill and understand how to best lead a team of, presumably, very different people and have them run successful operations. This term we had a module called ‘Working with Criminology’ and its highlighted some different career paths that could be open to me after I graduate. It’s also opened my eyes to the world of further academic study and I will probably consider doing a masters at some point in the future.

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School of Psychological & Social Sciences

York St John University, Lord Mayor's Walk, York, YO31 7EX

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