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Master of Arts in Applied Sociology

College of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences
Department of Sociology
Commenced Year
Sharjah Main Campus
Study System
Thesis and Courses
Total Credit Hours
33 Cr.Hrs
3-5 Years
Fall & Spring
Study Mode
Full Time and Part Time

Master of Arts in Applied Sociology

The Department Vision is to achieve a scientific and academic reputation at local regional and international levels, and maintain it by focusing on quality in education in order to raise the qualifying level of human resources, and to make them able to compete in the field of social sciences research which aim to solve problem and policy – making in the UAE society and The Gulf and Arab Societies, in addition to the distinction in the University and community service.

Program goals
  1. Empower students to understand theoretical and analysis frames for social and security phenomenon which empower them to apply what they learned in social research fields.
  2. Empower students to apply and use applied sociology concepts in understandings NGOs and GOs roles.
  3. Train students on diagnosing and solving social problems using critical thinking. 
  4. Teach students how they could make social policy, prepare plans, programs and identify applied fields.
  5. Prepare and rehabilitate leaders in Social work.
  6. Develop initiative for students in several social work fields.
  7. Supply the different social work fields with trained and qualified leaders.
  8. Prepare the qualified Academic Resources who are able to work in social research and education.

Course Description
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