University of Hull

University of Hull

Applied Social Research

The MSc in Applied Social Research is an ideal route for those wishing to gain employment as social researchers or as a first-year training programme for students aiming to progress to PhD level study. The course provides a comprehensive programme of advanced study, covering quantitative and qualitative research methods and issues from across the social sciences. The research training includes modules in interviewing techniques, questionnaire and survey design, ethnographic practice, philosophical issues, quantitative and qualitative data analysis and computing with SPSS. The programme offers an advanced and applied postgraduate study that equips students with demonstrable skills and experience for a wide range of careers in the following fields: research agencies, charities and independent organisations, trade unions, pressure and lobby groups.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,600 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hull Campus Hull HU6 7RX Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
01482 466850