University of Aberdeen
Social and Educational Research
The programme seeks to provide education and training in the philosophy, traditions and techniques of social/educational research including opportunities to gain knowledge, understanding and skills in quantitative and qualitative methods and in transferable skills to enable participants to communicate research findings to a wide range of audiences.
Applicants will be graduates or able to provide evidence that they can work at postgraduate level. They must have relevant experience and be able to undertake studies and related developments in their workplace setting or other appropriate agency. 2 academic references are required. English proficiency is required.
Modules include: Social/educational research (policy and practice); introduction to educational research design; quantitative and qualitative methods and data analysis in education; philosophical and methodological perspectives in research design; educational research design (method, analysis and interpretation); research dissemination; dissertation.
A variety of forms of formative and summative assessment is used throughout the programme.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 13,000 per Whole course (overseas fees)||36 months|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 4,000 per Whole course (home fees)||36 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|King's Campus||Aberdeen||AB24 3FX||Scotland|
School of Education