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Social Science Research (Social Policy and Social Work)

12 months
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21000 GBP/year
9800 GBP/year
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About

Social Science Research (Social Policy and Social Work) from University of Nottingham is aimed at students who want to follow an ESRC-funded pathway onto a PhD or are interested in developing a wide range of social science research techniques.

Overview

Key facts

Social Science Research (Social Policy and Social Work) from University of Nottingham will equip you with the theory and practical skills to carry out independent research.

Careers

This course provides an excellent route into further academic study and many of our students go on to complete doctoral research before pursuing an academic career.

It will also prepare you for research and managerial roles in private, public, and third sector organisations, non-governmental organisations, academia, civil service and journalism.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Philosophy of Social Science Research
  • Research Design, Practice and Ethics
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Contemporary Issues and Debates in Social Work

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject in the arts, humanities, or social sciences.
  • We accept a wide range of qualifications from all over the world.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21000 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 21000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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