University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Social Research Methods

Social researchers employ a constantly evolving range of qualitative and quantitative methods to explore attitudes and experiences, and to understand patterns of social behaviour. This programme won't just train you in the application of specific research techniques: it will illuminate the connections between sociological theory and empirical research, and relate research to the development of public policy and the analysis of substantive social issues. Wider issues of the social research process are also covered and include: the planning and management of research projects; the methodological, theoretical, philosophical and ethical aspects of research; and the presentation and publication of research findings.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 8,800 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Surrey Guildford GU2 7XH South East

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