About the programme
With the Social Research Methods programme at the London School of Economics and Political Science you will benefit from the knowledge and expertise of staff whose disciplinary backgrounds include political science, statistics, sociology, social psychology, anthropology and criminology. There are a variety of advanced-level courses, seminars and workshops in research design, quantitative analysis and qualitative methods available for you to attend.
The Department of Methodology at LSE supports both standalone qualitative and quantitative research, as well as interesting ways of combining them. We encourage applications from candidates who demonstrate an interest in a substantive area of research and particular methodological approach, aiming at a methodological development. This could involve collecting innovative new data, new analytic techniques, method comparison, evaluation or validation, method critique, applying existing methodology in new contexts, or cost-benefit analysis of methodologies.
- Social Science Research Design
- Qualitative Research Methods
- Case Studies and Comparative Methods for Qualitative Research
- Quantitative Analysis
- Applied Regression Analysis
- Multivariate Analysis and Measurement
- 36 months
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DisciplinesSocial Work Sociology View 537 other Masters in Sociology in United Kingdom
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- 2:1 degree or equivalent and a merit in a relevant master’s, or equivalent
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