Drawing on expertise from across the social sciences, you'll develop highly sought-after research skills to world-class standards.
At University of York , you can tailor your Social Research studies to your own interests from the social sciences, and you'll complete your final independent research project or dissertation in one of our social sciences departments:
- Health Sciences
- Language and Linguistic Science
- Social Policy and Social Work
- York Law School
- York Management School
- Centre for Women's Studies
- Teaching and academia
- Public services
- Commercial research
The MA is recognised by the UK Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), so it's ideal if you are seeking ESRC funding for PhD. This recognition also demonstrates the high quality of the training you'll receive.
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- Research Design
- Working Beyond Disciplines
- Professional and Transferable Skills
- Feminism and Sexuality
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- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesSociology View 567 other Masters in Sociology in United Kingdom
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- 2:1 or equivalent in a relevant subject. We are willing to consider your application if you have lower qualifications, especially if you have high marks in relevant modules and/or appropriate professional experience. If you are applying with a lower qualification, you must include a written work sample with your application.
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International18700 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 18700 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8440 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8440 GBP per year during 12 months.
Part-time (2 years)
- UK: £4,220
- International/EU: £9,350
Living costs for York
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.