University of Surrey
Computational Policy Modelling
This course explores traditional and computational social research methods to provide students with knowledge and skills that are indispensable when building models to understand social phenomena and underpin policy decisions.
Usually a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in a social science, natural science, mathematics, computer science or related subject, or relevant professional experience. We also require evidence of basic numeracy (a GCSE pass at grade C or above or equivalent in maths). IELTS minimum overall: 7.0. IELTS minimum by component: 6.0. We offer intensive English language pre-sessional courses, designed to take you to the level of English ability and skill required for your studies here.
Compulsory modules: Computational modelling; theory model data; modelling the social world; policy modelling; data analysis; field methods; theory and methodology; statistical modelling or evaluation research; workshops in advanced methods; dissertation. Optional modules: Statistical modelling; evaluation research.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,700 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,700 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,900 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,900 per Academic year (EU fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Surrey||Guildford||GU2 7XH||South East|