- 78% of our research considered world-leading or internationally excellent in the latest Research Excellence Framework
- 96.3% of sociology and social policy postgraduates secured work or further study within six months of graduation
Careers and professional development
With a clear grasp of the ethical and political issues which arise in social science research, you will be equipped to pursue a range of careers. This could include research and managerial roles in private, public, and third sector organisations, non-governmental organisations, academia, civil service and journalism.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.
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- Foundations in Qualitative Methods
- Fundamentals of Quantitative Analysis
- Philosophy of Social Science Research
- Research Design, Practice and Ethics
- Research the Social: Contemporary Debates in Sociology
- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesSociology View 379 other Masters in Sociology in United Kingdom
2.1 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject in the arts, humanities, or social sciences
International17910 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17910 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA8235 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8235 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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