Entry requirements

A good honours degree in a related discipline is required. Students without a Masters degree in a relevant discipline will be required to undertake a taught research training programme in their first year. Students should submit a research outline which must be approved by the Course Director.

Months of entry

September

Course content

For research students we are able to provide both a full ESRC recognised research training programme and high quality expert supervision across a broad spectrum of subjects. The research interests of current staff include:
Social Policy - Comparative social policy, The historical sociology of health, Health policies and devolution, Mental illness and learning disabilities, Ageing and social change, Housing policy. Sociology - Ethnographic and ethnomethodological studies of work, Conversation analysis , Membership categorisation analysis, Schooling and social interaction, Culture and media, Popular culture, Language and social interaction,Identity and diversity, Childhood and family

Fees and funding

ESRC 1+3 Research Training Recognition (Social Policy)
The School offers occasional scholarships and bursaries.

Qualification and course duration

PhD by taught

full time
36 months
part time
60 months

MPhil

part time
24-36 months
full time
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor Ian Rees Jones
Email
socialsciences.pg@bangor.ac.uk
Phone
01248 382222