Introduction to Applied Social Sciences

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What is the main goal of applied social sciences?

To improve the daily life of communities, organizations, and individuals

Which two core disciplines form the foundation of an applied social science degree mentioned in the text?

Psychology and Sociology

What is the primary focus of counseling as discussed in the text?

Empowering individuals to achieve mental health and career goals

Which field emphasizes social change, problem-solving in human relationships, and the enhancement of social justice?

Social Work

In which discipline do professionals help people make necessary changes in their ways of thinking, feeling, and behaving?


'Empowerment and liberation of people to enhance social justice' is a central theme in which field mentioned in the text?


'Problem solving in human relationships' is a key aspect of which applied social science field?

'Social Work'

'Enhancing the daily life of communities' is a primary goal in which applied social science discipline?


'Achieving mental health and career goals' is a primary aim in which counseling-related field mentioned?


Which social science discipline uses interdisciplinary theories to understand society and solve practical problems?


Learn about the definitions of social sciences and applied social sciences in this introductory lesson. Explore the disciplines and ideas that form part of applied social sciences including psychology, sociology, anthropology, and other social sciences.

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