University of Stirling
Applied Social Research (Criminology)
The course prepares students for undertaking social research and evaluation in criminal justice and criminology, leading to careers in research, research management, and commissioning or using research.
A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. IELTS score of 6.5 with 6.0 in all bands
The nature of social enquiry; research design and process; introduction to information technology and library services; quantitative data analysis; qualitative data analysis; comparative social research; research methods in criminology and socio-legal studies; criminological perspectives.
Essays, critical review essays, book reviews, research proposals, a computer lab-based assessment for quantitative data analysis, group project reports and the research dissertation. There are no examinations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 11,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||30 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 11,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||30 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Stirling Campus||Stirling||FK9 4LA||Scotland|
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