University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Social Research (Economic and Social History)

This programme is designed to provide a research training that prepares students to undertake research in the field of economic and social history.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree or overseas equivalent; Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) is available; those with non-standard qualifications should contact the University to discuss their application; English language requirements may apply for international students.

Course modules

Introduction to social research; research design; social research methods i; social research methods ii; historical methods; sites and sources in modern British studies; economics of war; globalisation since 1945.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Sponsorship information

ESRC's training guidelines for '1+3'-year PhDs: ESRC recognition means that there is the possibility of obtaining 4 years full funding.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,210 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,140 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,210 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,210 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,210 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,210 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,105 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,105 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,105 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,105 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,105 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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