University of Cambridge
Sociology (Modern Society and Global Transformations)
The course aims to integrate the consideration of themes in social theory with the study of substantive topics, as well as give a thorough grounding in research methods. There are 4 elements: social theory; modern society; research methods; dissertation.
Applicants for this course should have achieved a UK high 2.1 Honours degree or international equivalent. We require a previous academic background in sociology or related subject areas such as politics and economics. This course is not suitable for people new to the discipline. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.5 (with a minimum 7.0 in each component) or equivalent.
Assessment methods include essays and a thesis of between 15,000 and 20,000 words.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 21,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 13,200 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cambridge University||Cambridge||CB2 1TN||East of England|
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