University of Winchester

University of Winchester

Social Research in Education

This programme offers a focused study of research methods applicable to educational settings and educational enquiry. The programme develops an in-depth understanding of research methods, research design and the cultural and ethical contexts in which educational research takes place.

Entry requirements

Normally a 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or professional experience in the area of study.

Course modules

Indicative modules: quantitative methods in social research; qualitative methods in social research; theory, practice and ethics in social research; independent study.

Assessment methods

Assessed work includes portfolios of completed tasks, essays, presentations and posters; all assessments are given numerical grades. For the dissertation, students choose an empirical or theoretical aspect of research methodology, and explore this through a project which may also explore an aspect of education that interests them.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,900 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MRes Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,900 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time January 2017 GBP 10,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,450 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MRes Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,450 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MRes Part-time January 2017 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MRes Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MRes Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MRes Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,450 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MRes Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,900 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time July 2017 GBP 10,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,900 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MRes Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,450 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MRes Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,450 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MRes Part-time July 2017 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MRes Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MRes Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MRes Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,450 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MRes Full-time September 2017 - 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
King Alfred Campus Winchester SO22 4NR South East

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Key information

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