University of Greenwich

University of Greenwich

Health and Social Care

The course focuses on applied social science, including sociology, social policy and psychology; we have a large and growing PhD programme; students' progress is supported by a supervisory team and dedicated programme leader, and monitored by committees within the School and the university. Students may wish to undertake a study which falls within the School's current portfolio of research, which includes: organisation and delivery of health and social care; primary care and public health; education and training of health and social care professionals; learning, development and well-being; sexual health; mental health and well-being; substance misuse; inter-personal violence; brain, action and movement; and counselling and development.

Entry requirements

A first degree in a relevant subject, 2.1 or above. A Master's degree is an additional advantage. Applicants must identify an area of research that they wish to pursue and submit an outline proposal of approximately 1,500 words with their application form.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a research thesis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,275 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,638 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,275 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (EU) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,638 per Year 1 (International) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Avery Hill Campus Bexley SE9 2PQ South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Research Centre
Telephone number: 
020 8331 9794