Social Science Research Methods (Environmental Planning)
This pathway, (including sustainability and environment studies, transport, spatial analysis and urban and regional governance) builds upon the internationally recognised research carried out by academic staff within the School of Planning and Geography. The course provides students with the opportunity to acquire generic research skills required by all social science researchers; as well as the subject specific requirements of the ESRC�s Environmental Planning Subject Area Panel.
A good 1st degree or a recognised equivalent qualification. Non graduates will be considered if they can demonstrate, through some recent and relevant professional experience, that they have the ability to undertake the course. This course is suitable for graduates in social science and cognate disciplines including sociology, politics, critical psychology, education, social policy and social work, criminology, management and business studies, history, area studies, geography, pedagogy, public administration, industrial and employee relations, and law.
Modules include: Environmental planning; foundations in social research; qualitative research methods; quantitative research methods; research applications; core competencies for postgraduate social scientists.
Assessment methods include a dissertation of 20000 words.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,850 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 5,850 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,925 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 2,925 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||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|
SSRM (Environmental Planning pathway)
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