Your next steps...
Gain a thorough understanding of the applied and theoretical aspects of social justice and apply your knowledge through an practical service-learning project integrated into the degree.
- In this unique service-learning Master’s degree you’ll undertake assessed work with a charity or within a volunteering placement
- Choose modules from multiple disciplines including theology, politics, business and social sciences on subjects such as human trafficking, charity management, Catholic social teaching, bioethics and international development
Why study Social Justice and Public Service?
This course the first Master's degree in the UK devoted to service-learning that integrates a practical volunteering and/or paid experience at the service of the community with theoretical and applied understanding of social justice.
This degree suits anyone aspiring to work in - or already working in - the ever increasing NGO, voluntary and charity sectors.
Why St Mary's?
St Mary's University has a Catholic ethos. Since its foundation in the 19th century we have had a consistent vocation to serve the Church in its poorest communities.
This postgraduate degree in Social Justice and Public Service builds upon those foundations in encouraging students to serve their communities and also assist those charities through their volunteering, charitable work and associated assessment.
Please note: Social Justice and Public Service is subject to validation.
Prof Philip Booth
Professor of Finance, Public Policy and Ethics