Taught course

Social Statistics (Research Methods)

Institution
University of Southampton · Social Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Good 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course trains students in the theory and methods of social statistics, exposing them to social statistical practice to equip and prepare them for carrying out research in social science disciplines and to contribute to developments in the area; it has a particular focus on survey design and analysis, statistical modelling of complex data, and demographic methods.

Modules
Demographic Methods I; Introductory Qualitative Methods or Qualitative Methods; Analysis of
Hierarchical (Multilevel and Longitudinal) Data; Research Skills; Social Science Data: Sources and Measurement; Quantitative Analysis I and II or Generalised Linear Models; Survey Design

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Information for international students

www.southampton.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/pgfundbyschool.html

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDip

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

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