This Social Research Methods degree from The University of Western Australia delivers highly transferable social research skills using a hands-on approach, giving you the skills to understand, and generate solutions to, pressing social questions. It also provides skills needed to prepare and present research findings in ways that have an impact.
You'll gain an understanding of a range of qualitative and quantitative research methods, research ethics, budgeting and evaluation, as well as the skills to conduct and present research. You'll also obtain first-hand experience in understanding, critiquing and undertaking social research, including crafting a research project, collecting data, and writing up results.
This course can lead to exciting careers in a range of sectors including industry, community, government and non-government organisations. It is relevant for work in all areas related to business, sociology, anthropology, political science, archaeology, linguistics, communications, geography, psychology, education, community development, history, public health, tourism and other social sciences.
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- Research Design
- Social Research Ethics
- Advanced Qualitative Methods: Interviews and Focus Groups
- Knowing Social Realities: Theoretical Foundations
- Engaging Cultural Difference
- Advanced Qualitative Methods: Ethnography
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- 6 months
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DisciplinesSocial Work Sociology Linguistics View 57 other Masters in Social Work in Australia
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CRICOS CODE: 084022K
To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—
- a Bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; and
- the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 50 per cent; and
- successfully completed prior study in a field relevant to Social Research Methods.
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National11700 AUD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11700 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.