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About

Develop in-depth knowledge and skills of research methods. Prepare yourself for an academic or professional career with a focus on sociology with this degree in Sociology from University of Bath.

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Overview

While studying for this Sociology  MRes from University of Bath , you will systematically review and critically evaluate alternative approaches, methodologies and paradigms of research in sociology, as well as the application of these approaches in the specific areas of social enquiry in which you specialise.

You'll be supported by an active research community in identifying, investigating and realising your own original research. You will learn the skills needed to contribute to research projects using any of the main methodologies of the social sciences.

Graduate prospects

Our Sociology  graduates have gone on to work in a wide variety of roles, such as:

  • social research in universities and research institutes, government, business, voluntary organisations and international organisations
  • public policy analysis at local, national and international levels
  • public information and campaigning in organisations concerned with wellbeing, sustainability and social justice

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research apprenticeship project (MRes)
  • Qualitative methods 
  • Principles and skills of social research
  • Theoretical issues in sociology
  • Research for policy: concepts, methods and values
  • Quantitative methods

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have a bachelor’s honours degree or international equivalent, typically a 2:1 or above.

  • To apply for this course you should have an undergraduate degree with some sociology content.
  • We may make an offer based on a lower grade if you can provide evidence of your suitability for the degree.
  • If your first language is not English but within the last 2 years you completed your degree in the UK you may be exempt from our English language requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10200 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    2300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2300 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Bath

808 - 1228 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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