The Social Science Program offers three different orientations and at the American High School in Sweden you can choose from all three. Choose this program for a broad general education and if you want to go to university or college after graduating.

About the Social Science Program

The Social Science Program is a higher education preparatory program. On graduation social science students will have a firm foundation for further studies in a wide range of social sciences.

At the American High School in Sweden students can choose from all three orientations in the social science program. There is flexibility if students should want to change direction during the first school year. Teaching is aimed at giving students support to reach higher targets for each high school course. Teaching is according to a clear formative based assessment structure, where students are always aware of their progress and know which step to take next.

 

The Social Science Program (social science) Social entreprise – International aid – Teacher

When you choose the Social Science Program, orientation social science, you will learn about social structures and about living conditions for individuals, groups and societies. You broaden and extend your knowledge of various social issues through interpreting, explaining and applying the methods of the social sciences.

The Social Science Program (social science) at the American High School in Sweden qualifies for specific higher education entry requirements A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6abc, A7, A14 and A15.

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The Social Science Program– [behavioral science]
Psychology –  Social work – HR management

When you choose the social science program, orientation behavioral science, you will learn about human development, socialisation and interaction. You gain a greater understanding of how people act as individuals, members of a group and as citizens. You study communication, learning and leadership while developing your skills in applying methods used in the social sciences.

The Social Science Program (behavioral science) at the American High School in Sweden qualifies for specific higher education entry requirements A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6abc, A7, A14 and A15.

 

Compare all our programs and read more about requirements for higher education.

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The Social Science Program– [media, information and communications]
Social media –  Blog and Youtube – Journalist

When you choose the Social Science Program, orientation media, information and communications, you will learn about the role of media in society, how to make use of media technology to arouse interest, journalism, information and advertising. You will gain practical experience in communication using text, image and sound and you will learn in both practice and theory about interactive forms of communication. You will study how the media influences views and perceptions of the surrounding world, forming attitudes and opinions.

 

The Social Science Program (media, information and communications) at the AmericanHigh School in Sweden qualifies for specific higher education entry requirements A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6abc, A7, A14 and A15.

Compare all our programs and read more about requirements for higher education. Study and career guidance

Choose the Social Science Program social sciences at Amerikanska Gymnasiet when

–You are interested in working with aid and with aid projects while you are at school

–You are interested in social enterprises and networking

–You want to learn about rhetoric and public speaking

 

Choose the Social Science Program behavioral science at Amerikanska Gymnasiet when

–You are interested in working as HR manager, psychologist or with recruitment

–You find personality tests interesting

–You are interested in psychology and philosophy

 

Choose the Social Science Program media, information and communications at the American High School in Sweden when

–You find working with social media exciting

–You are interested in communication and in websites

–You like photography and image editing