University of Warwick

University of Warwick

Big Data and Quantitative Methods

The programme will develop understanding of the innovative quantitative approaches in political science concerning data in unprecedented scales in text, image, numeric and video formats, and their impact on public policy. Students will sharpen their communication and collaboration skills through a mixture of small group seminars, lectures and workshops, which may include mini-lectures followed by discussion, question and answer sessions, organised debates, peer presentations, policy briefs and group work.

Entry requirements

2.1 undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in political science or a related degree. In other cases it may be possible to apply for the Diploma with a view to upgrading to the MA subject to a satisfactory performance. Applicants do not need a background in statistics to be eligible for the course. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0, band B.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,840 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,840 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,840 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,840 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,840 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,420 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,420 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,420 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,420 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,420 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years

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