Master On Campus Online

Sociology and Social Justice

Staffordshire University

13 months
13846 GBP/year
7610 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Do you want to make a positive impact on society? On this course you’ll understand a range of contemporary social problems and inequalities. This qualification can be a route to career progression or further academic research. Learn more with this master of Sociology and Social Justice from Staffordshire University.


About this programme

You’ll examine how socio-cultural, political and historical conditions, relations with others and material circumstances shape our careers, family life, gender and/or sexuality and later life choices.You may already be working within the community, voluntary or public sectors: tackling poverty, health education or social research. Learn more with this master of Sociology and Social Justice from Staffordshire University.

The Sociology and Social Justice MA will give you the insight and skills to tackle injustices and make an impact in society. We have connections with a range of local organisations, providing dissertation opportunities. You’ll be encouraged to focus on your specific area of interest or work. Our robust training in research methods will support those wanting to pursue further doctoral research.

Programme Structure


  • You’ll receive hands-on training in research methods and how to use software to analyse data.
  • Through popular culture, you’ll explore how gender and sexuality affect everyday lives. ‘Stories from the Later Life’ explores the transitions and ‘age’ related phases as people move through their life-courses in Britain and how these are influenced by socio-cultural and historical climates.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 13 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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180 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You’ll normally be expected to hold a relevant honours degree with at least a 2:1 from a recognised university or body.
  • If you have an undergraduate degree in Sociology, Criminology or a related discipline you will be eligible to apply for this course.
  • If students do not have the required qualification but have professional experience, we would encourage you to apply as we consider all applications on their individual merit.  Similarly, if you are unsure whether your degree would be appropriate, please contact our enquiries team who will be able to assist you

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13846 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 GBP for the full programme during 13 months.
  • National

    7610 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8245 GBP for the full programme during 13 months.

Living costs for Stoke-on-Trent

550 - 850 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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