Taught course

Demography

Institution
University of Southampton · Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

We welcome applications from students who have, or expect to have, an upper second-class honours degree or higher in any of the social sciences or geography, or in other disciplines, such as mathematics or statistics, where previous training is of particular relevance to population analysis.

Months of entry

September

Course content

MSc Demography provides instruction on contemporary demographic issues, demographic methods and approaches, as well as general social science research methods – both qualitative and quantitative. We welcome students with limited background in quantitative methods. This programme is suitable for those, who would like to learn more about demography, qualitative and quantitative research methods.

Graduates from this programme will be equipped to undertake quantitative analysis to support social policymaking locally, nationally and internationally in the health and social care professions, market research, local and national government departments, international organisations and the many other agencies that require a sound demographic analysis for decision-making.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Social Sciences
Email
pgtapply.fshs@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 7342