University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Sociology

This programme aims to provide students with a general interest in sociology the opportunity to extend and deepen their knowledge of the discipline.

Entry requirements

A 1st degree at 2:1 level (or overseas equivalent) in sociology or a social science subject for direct Master's entry; 2:2 (or overseas equivalent) in a social science subject for postgraduate diploma route entry; IELTS: overall 7, writing score 7 ;TOEFL: overall 623, TWE 5 (PBT); TOEFL: overall 263, TWE 5 (CBT); TOEFL: overall 100, with 25 in each of the 4 sections (IBT).

Course modules

Modules include: Social theory and cultural identity; culture, modernity and media; research design I and II. Optional modules: politics and culture; protest and progress: understanding movements for social and political change; cultures of digital play; new developments in theories of gender and sexuality; qualitative research methods; introduction to quantitative methods; methodological issues in social research.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,700 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,700 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,850 per Year 1 (Scotland) 28 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,850 per Year 1 (Wales) 28 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,850 per Year 1 (EU) 28 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,850 per Year 1 (England) 28 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,750 per Year 1 (International) 28 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,850 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 28 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,133 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,133 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,333 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,133 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,133 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,133 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,166 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,566 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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Key information

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0161 275 4740