This Social Research course at University of Sheffield will help you to become proficient in theoretical concepts in social research and will provide you with the practical skills to undertake higher level research across the full range of social sciences.
- You’ll develop highly sought-after qualitative and quantitative research skills through our hands-on teaching methods. You can tailor the course to your interests by selecting from a wide range of modules – from all the departments in social sciences – that will expose you to the latest debates within your field of research.
- The programme has been specifically developed to meet the ESRC postgraduate training and development guidelines. Students completing the MA Social Research can advance to PhD-level study within their chosen field in the social sciences, or find employment within roles that require high-level research skills.
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- Principles of Research Design
- Working Beyond Disciplines
- Research Ethics and Integrity
- Independent Research Project or Independent Research Proposal
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesSocial Work Sociology Educational Research View 300 other Masters in Educational Research in United Kingdom
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- Minimum 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, normally in a discipline related to your intended specialism.
- Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
- We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications.
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International20400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20400 GBP per year during 12 months.
National9300 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9300 GBP per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.