- Learn social research methods and the supporting theories and philosophies.
- Develop areas of specialist interests and integrate these into your methodological training.
- Benefit from discussing research issues with students from other postgraduate and doctoral courses.
Focus on research specialisms encompassing sociology, social policy, politics, criminology, education studies, urban studies, youth studies and cultural studies. In the Social Research programme at Sheffield Hallam University you can study a range of research methodologies including interview-based narrative and biographical research, case studies, media analysis and statistical analysis of large data sets. Critique current developments, then design and conduct your own original research.
- Philosophies Of Research: Classical Social Theory
- Philosophies Of Research: Contemporary Social Theory
- Methodology: Positivist Tradition
- Methodology: Social Constructionism
- Qualitative Research
- Survey Method: Design And Application
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesSociology Political Science View 488 other Masters in Political Science in United Kingdom
- Typically a 2.2 degree in a suitable subject. For example,sociology, social policy, criminology, cultural studies, youth studies, education, politics, urban studies, human geography, community studies, subcultural studies, audience studies, health policy, sexualities, policing, and drug rehabilitation. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam.
- International students must have an overall IELTS score of 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in all other skill areas.
International16385 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16385 GBP per year during 12 months.
National9910 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9910 GBP per year during 12 months.
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