Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Health and Social Science Research Methods

This course covers research methods, statistics and broader research skills. The programmes have been designed to meet the research needs of people regardless of their starting point. There is a choice of 2 research methods and design modules, 1 for those with little or no background experience of research and 1 for people who already have some experience of research, perhaps at undergraduate level.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree 2.1 or above in a health or social science subject is normally required. However, applicants with relevant professional experience or qualifications are welcomed and will be considered individually.

Course modules

Modules include: research methods and design; research skills; critical appraisal.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on coursework however all modules have different forms of assessment.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MRes Part-time £ 450 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Llandaff Campus Cardiff CF5 2YB Wales

Key information

Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
029 2041 6044