upper second-class degree; applicants without formal qualifications but with relevant experience considered
Months of entry
This ESRC-recognised course offers research methods specialist training and provides a foundation for future research; it provides students with specialist knowledge in social, demographic and economic issues of ageing, theoretical and critical perspectives in gerontology, national and international policy, and practice in adult and elder care services.
Ageing, health and well-being; demographic change, ageing and globalisation; design and statistical analysis of surveys; perspectives in gerontology; qualitative methods; methods for researching ageing societies; dissertation.
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Information for international students
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Social, Human and Mathematical Sciences
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