Work, Employment and Globalisation
The following is an indicative list of areas of current research activity: education and work in an age of austerity; higher education, employability and the changing graduate labour market; knowledge economy, knowledge work and knowledge workers; sociology of economy behaviour; corporate strategy and the future of skills; global labour market; class, education and social mobility workplace learning; post-compulsory education, training and lifelong learning; educational inclusion and exclusion school choice and diversity devolution and the governance of education and training; workforce development; globalisation and occupational health & safety; nation states, competitiveness and comparative skill formation; global capitalism and social movements; occupational socialisation, recruitment and careers; organisational re-structuring and the future of work; creativity and innovation in higher education and the workplace; work, family life and identity; regeneration, locality and (un)employment; work, employment and consumption; race, ethnicity and working conditions; trade union organisation and renewal; restructuring of public services.
2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent) relevant to the proposed research; where English is not 1st language IELTS 7.0 or TOEFL 600 or 250 (computer-based) is required.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 4,062 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,031 per Academic year (home fees)||5 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||5 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,062 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,031 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cathays Park Campus||Cardiff||CF10 3AT||Wales|
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