Applicants should normally have a first or upper second class honours degree in sociology or a related discipline, or in an interdisciplinary field with substantial social science content. Students not meeting these requirements, but with appropriate professional experience, will be considered on an individual basis and may be required to take an assessed reading course before entry. Informal enquiries to the course director about eligibility are welcomed.
Months of entry
Course contentMainly taught in seminar format, the programme consists of four core mandatory courses: Sociology Of Health And Illness, Health Care Organisation, Theory And Methods Of Social Research, Quantitative Methods For Postgraduates.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||10|
|Dissertation||25 (12000 words)|
|`Take home' essay papers||65|
Course contact details
- Dr M Elston
- +44 (0) 1784 443681 / 414134
- +44 (0) 1784 439248