Swansea University

Swansea University

Social Policy

This programme invites applicants to study contemporary social issues and policies in today's society from both national and international perspectives. Within this field, current student research projects include bereavement and social policy in later life, and the use of housing adaptations to facilitate policy.

Assessment methods

A thesis of no more than 100,000 words is submitted, which demonstrates original research that contributes significantly to the subject area. This is then followed by an oral examination of the thesis (viva).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,195 per (Year 1) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 15,750 per (Year 1) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 2,097 per (Year 1) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 7,850 per (Year 1) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2018 GBP 4,195 per (Year 1) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2018 GBP 15,750 per (Year 1) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2018 GBP 7,850 per (Year 1) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2018 GBP 2,097 per (Year 1) 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2017 GBP 15,750 per (Year 1) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,195 per (Year 1) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2017 GBP 7,850 per (Year 1) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2017 GBP 2,097 per (Year 1) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2018 GBP 15,750 per (Year 1) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2018 GBP 4,195 per (Year 1) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2018 GBP 7,850 per (Year 1) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2018 GBP 2,097 per (Year 1) 6 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Human and Health Sciences
Telephone number: 
01792295309