Taught course

Social Science Research Methods (Management)

Institution
University of Bristol · Faculty of Social Sciences and Law
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

An upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent). Degrees from any social science discipline are considered. Work experience is not required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Social Science Research Methods (Management) provides comprehensive training in the process of research conceptualisation, design and operationalisation. It has been carefully formulated to reflect the training recommended by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). It is particularly suited for those seeking a career as a social science researcher or proceeding to a PhD in Management.

The programme delivers a thorough theoretical and practical grounding in the variety of qualitative and quantitative data collection methods available to the social scientist and of the principal methods of analysing data. The programme also covers the philosophies underpinning the research process, ethical considerations and social theory. You will be encouraged to apply your methods training to your substantive research interests.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

UK students
Full time: £6,500 Part time: £3,250
International students
£15,700

Further information on funding for prospective UK, EU and international postgraduate students.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
The Graduate Studies Admissions Team
Email
efim-pgadmissions@bristol.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 117 394 1519