Taught course

Human Sciences

Institution
University of Wolverhampton · Faculty of Arts
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

You should normally have a good honours degree, or relevant professional qualifications and/or experience will also be considered as an entry qualification.

Months of entry

January, October

Course content

This course provides a comprehensive research training programme enabling you to gain high-level research skills, equipping you for further study at MPhil and PhD level, or for a range of professional careers in the knowledge economy.

The emphasis of the course is the development of critical thinking skills and their application to concrete research problems and issues. The modules are wide ranging covering a broad base of academic subjects in law, humanities and social sciences.

The course consists of both taught and research elements, with modules covering the philosophy and ethics of research, quantitative and qualitative research methodologies and the application of computerised and virtual research techniques.

The course culminates with an option to produce a piece of independent, original research, guided by a supervisor with expertise in your chosen area of study or to complete a grant funding proposal for potential development as a research project at MPhil or PhD level.

The emphasis of the course is the development of critical thinking skills and their application to concrete research problems and issues. The modules are wide ranging covering a broad base of academic subjects in law, humanities and social sciences.

Information for international students

Visit: www.wlv.ac.uk/international

Qualification and course duration

MRes

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Please contact the University of Wolverhampton directly.
Email
enquiries@wlv.ac.uk
Phone
0800 953 3222