Sociological Research Methods(MA)

Sociological Research Methods(MA)

Master degree
12 months
Application deadlines: July 1
Processing time: 30 days
Full-time
Intakes: October
International tuition: £17,560
Domestic tuition: £7,940

Program overview

MA Sociological Research provides a strong foundation in doing empirical research, encompassing both qualitative and quantitative methodologies. We offer you advanced study of research design and of specific research techniques and their evaluation. In the process you also acquire a critical appreciation of empirical research methodology. Graduates of this course will understand the connection between theory and empirical methodology, and be able to produce, evaluate and effectively communicate research findings. You explore topics including: Debates in contemporary social theory The theory and methods of qualitative interviewing Quantitative data analysis Sociological research design

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Exams:

    International Students Requirements: English language test results A 2:1, or international equivalent in a social science, humanities or other discipline which must include at least two humanities or social science modules (this can include the research project/dissertation). (more information about degree you can find on the website) The University accepts a wide range of qualifications from international applicants. To see all necessary requirements you should follow this link and choose your country: https://www.essex.ac.uk/international/country-specific-information

    Career opportunities

    This program graduates have established careers in non-governmental organisations, local authorities, specialist think tanks, government departments, charities, media production, and market intelligence.

    Campus location

    Colchester , United Kingdom

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