University of Bristol
The programme aims to provide the methodological, analytical and practical expertise required to become a competent educational researcher. This is an Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) recognised programme and also one of the research training pathways that make up the South West Doctoral Training Centre. The programme will appeal to applicants who are interested in developing a career in educational research and professionals working in education institutions and organisations that require research knowledge and skills.
A UK Honours degree (or equivalent) and a year's appropriate professional experience.
Core units: Core skills in educational research; understanding educational research; introduction to qualitative research methods in the social sciences; introduction to quantitative research methods in the social sciences; philosophy and research design in the social sciences. Optional units: advanced qualitative research methods in the social sciences; advanced quantitative research methods in the social sciences; dissertation.
Assessment includes a 15000-word dissertation.
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Graduate School of Education
0117 331 4491