Research course

Applied Social Sciences Division

University of Brighton · School of Applied Social Science

Entry requirements

Two academic references Proof of qualifications For overseas students, an English language qualification meeting the minimum requirements of the university are essential

Months of entry


Course content

Commissions have included an evaluation of a health services accreditation scheme to set NHS standards of care, closed circuit television as a crime prevention measure in city centres, unattached youth and anti-social behaviour, user involvement in the voluntary sector and evaluations of policy on substance misuse and mentally disordered offenders.

Department specialisms

Community and Service User Empowerment; Policing, Criminal Justice; Sex Education; Partnership Working; Health Promotion; Community Care; Social Services; Neighbourhood Renewal; Voluntary Sector; Green Social Policy

Information for international students

Contact the International Relations office on for further information.

Fees and funding

Details will be advertised nationally when studentships become available

Qualification and course duration


part time
36-72 months
full time
24-60 months


part time
30-48 months
full time
18-36 months

Course contact details

Dr M Cahill
01273 643467