University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Sociological Research

This programme aims to educate and train students to give them the requisite skills and knowledge to become an effective professional sociological researcher; this entails teaching them: The philosophical underpinnings of sociology; key issues and questions in sociology; key sociological theories; key issues in selected substantive areas of sociology (students are offered a range of options of such substantive areas); principles of research design; techniques and principles of quantitative analysis; techniques and principles of qualitative analysis; this is a recognised 1+3 entry route for ESRC PhD training.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 17,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 8,500 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 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

Contact: 
School of Social Sciences 2
Telephone number: 
+44 (0)161 275 1296