University of Sheffield
Learn the skills and techniques you need to become a competent and informed researcher. You�ll get one-to-one support from dedicated professionals. Your tutor will guide you through selecting your topic, preparing assignments, identifying questions and carrying out fieldwork.
You�ll need a good honours degree. If you�re a UK or EU student applying for an ESRC studentship or University fees-only studentship, you�ll need a first or a 2.1. English language requirements- Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules: critical issues in education and educational research; qualitative methodologies in educational research; dissertation. Optional modules: the practice of research; quantitative methods for educational research.
You�ll submit three 6,000-word assignments, a portfolio record of achievement of a series of short practical assignments giving you continuous feedback throughout the Statistical Approaches and Methods module, and a 15�20,000-word dissertation.
This programme meets specifications outlined by the economic and social research council (ESRC) and has been approved by that body the ESRC�s recognition of the programme means that it will fund a limited number of student places on the course per year.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,750 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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