Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

Education and Society

The research training delivered by this programme is ideal for both new researchers and those already conducting work exploring the key concepts and theories underpinning contemporary social science research. It provides opportunities for intellectual advancement and career enhancement, and combines theoretical engagement with the development of relevant transferable research skills. The course explores a wide range of contemporary methodological frameworks and methods of data collection and analysis. You will have a range of opportunities to engage in the process of �doing� research during your studies.

Entry requirements

You will need an Honours degree (minimum 2.2) in a relevant subject area (e.g. education, sociology, psychology, health).

Course modules

Core modules: introduction to qualitative approaches; researching pictures and text; introduction to quantitative approaches; critical perspectives on research philosophies; developing and applying quantitative approaches; exploring post-modern/post-structural approaches.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Part-time £ 5,000 per Whole course (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Liverpool John Moores University Liverpool L3 2AJ North West

Key information

Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0151 231 5090