University of York
The programme offers a combination of taught coursework and a supervised dissertation, giving you the opportunity to develop advanced research and analysis skills and to examine, through your own guided research project, aspects of social policy in which you have a particular interest. The programme is especially suited to you if you are seeking to develop a career in social and/or policy analysis, advocacy or research within the public sector or a socially-focused NGO.
Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent qualification. However, if you have relevant work experience with good academic potential you may also be considered.
Social policy analysis; introduction to social research methods; dissertation workshops; dissertation. Plus 2 options from: advanced qualitative methods; advanced quantitative methods; comparative social policy - governance management and delivery; globalisation and social policy.
One-to-one supervision whilst undertaking an extended social policy research project on a topic of your choosing.
University offers range of studentships and scholarships for full-time graduate students, bursaries (40% of fee) for part-time students, scholarships (on competitive basis) for overseas candidates of high academic ability, limited number of bursaries (contribution towards tuition fees) for self-financing students who meet unexpected financial problems
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,450 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 15,150 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,320 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 7,840 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of York||York||YO10 5DD||Yorkshire and the Humber|