Taught course

Social Science Research Methods

Institution
Keele University · School of Sociology and Criminology
Qualifications
MRes

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Entry requirements

Applicants should be graduates normally with a good Honours degree (2.1 or above) in a relevant social science subject. However, students from different backgrounds who believe they have the capacity to undertake postgraduate work in the social sciences should contact us to discuss their situation.

Students for whom English is a second language will need English language proficiency of at least 6.5 in IELTS text scores (or equivalent).

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MRes Social Science Research Methods is designed to provide a thorough grounding in a range of research skills and methodologies essential to the systematic research practice demanded in many professional environments, or to pave the way to doctoral study in social science disciplines.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MRes
    flexible
    Up to 60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Dr Siobhan Holohan
Email
s.holohan@keele.ac.uk