Taught course

Social Research Methods (Social Work)

Institution
Durham University · School of Applied Social Sciences
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Normally an upper second class honours degree (2:1) or equivalent.

However, applications from candidates with a 2.2 (or below) who have approved professional qualifications, for example in Social Work, together with experience, will be actively considered for admission.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This programme provides an introduction to the principles and values of social work and an understanding of the organisation and delivery of social welfare and related services in the UK. It also provides you with a grounding in the social research methods necessary to conduct applied types of research that are a fundamental part of social work practice and evaluation.

Information for international students

Please check the English language requirements for your subject and level of study.

Fees and funding

UK students
Full time: £6,900
International students
Full time: EU £6,900 Non EU £16,500

Please see the funding page for more information.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Applied Social Sciences
Email
sass.pgadmissions@durham.ac.uk
Phone
(0)191 334 1505