University of Sheffield
International Social Change and Policy
This innovative course will develop your awareness of the most pressing challenges posed by social change. It will enable you to critically examine dominant policy responses to key aspects of social change at national, cross-national comparative and global levels, and make you aware of agendas on policy alternatives and futures.
Modules include: qualitative methods; international social change and social problems; international social change: analysing policy responses; introduction to social statistics; methods for international social and policy analysis; international childhoods (rights, policies and practices); children, families and welfare states; advanced quantitative methods in comparative research; globalisation and new labour market risks; global ageing: demography and policy; migration and mobility: international policy perspectives; dissertation.
Assessment can vary across modules between a combination of essays, oral presentations, posters and portfolio work.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 16,800 per (Year 1)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 7,000 per (Year 1)||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2018||-||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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