Taught course

Social Statistics (Statistics)

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 statistical methodology and the underlying theory, equipping students with the skills to undertake research in social statistics methodology or to take up a career as professional social statisticians.

Modules
Compulsory modules: Generalised Linear Models; Analysis of Hierarchical (Multilevel and Longitudinal) Data; Multivariate Analysis; Research Skills; Social Science Data: Sources and Measurement; Survey Design; Survey Methods I

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Information for international students

www.southampton.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

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

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

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 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