University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Social Research (Local Government and Public Policy)

This programme aims to provide students with a solid foundation in a broad range of social science research methods as well as basic research skills. Students will acquire a general overview of the philosophy of social research, and understand how this informs research design, methods of data collection and analysis. They also develop an ability to use a range of research methods, to communicate research findings effectively and an understanding of the potential use of and impact of their research within and beyond academia.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,510 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,510 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,510 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,510 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,510 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,280 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,280 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,280 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,280 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,280 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 14,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,380 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,380 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,380 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,380 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,427 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,380 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,190 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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