The course covers individual motivations and realities of lived experiences; attitudes and values and understanding the social world and the individuals within it. Applicants also specialise in their own areas of interest.
Applicants should hold a relevant degree with Honours or an equivalent professional qualification. Other qualifications accompanied by substantial experience in an appropriate field may also be considered. Non-standard applications will be considered on a case by case basis. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum 5.5 in each component) or equivalent.
Modules include: philosophical foundations of social science; social research design; research planning and preparation; plus optional modules; auto/biographical and creative approaches in social research, evaluation research: a critical overview, professional research apprenticeship option, qualitative approaches in social research, quantitative data analysis, research apprenticeship dissertation, research dissertation, theories and practice of education research and visual research methods.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,660 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 314 per Credit (EU fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 314 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 750 per Credit module (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 314 per Credit module (EU fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Plymouth Site||Plymouth||PL4 8AA||South West|