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Social and Political Sciences

Welcome to the School of Social and Political Sciences. 

We combine Sociology, Social Policy and Politics as a single flexible degree, with the added option of Philosophy, giving you the opportunity to learn from world-leading academics across multiple departments. Find out more about our courses and what it's like to be a student here with York Virtual Visit.

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