Taught course

Social Research Methods

Institution
University of Dundee · School of Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You should have, or expect to have, a first degree in geography or a cognate social science such as economics, planning, sociology or social work. Students are expected to have already achieved a good second class honours degree, or an equivalent standard where students have studied abroad.

Months of entry

September

Course content

There are core modules in:

  • Theory and Research Skills in Social Science;
  • Geodemographic and Statistical Methods;
  • Questionnaire Design and Qualitative Methods.

Plus students choose one from:

  • Geographical Information Systems for Analysis of Population;
  • Applied Population and Health Studies;
  • Social Exclusion;
  • Migration and Transnationalism.

Students enrolled on the Masters programme also complete a dissertation.

Information for international students

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Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Ed Hall
Email
e.c.hall@dundee.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1382 388073
Fax
+44 (0)1382 386773