Social Science Research (Social Policy and Social Work) (MA)

University of Nottingham

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The award
MA

How long you will study
1 - 2 year

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How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts
September

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About Social Science Research (Social Policy and Social Work) at University of Nottingham

Providing broad-based training in social science research, this course will equip you with the skills to manage a successful research career and contribute to wider society in a number of ways.

It is part of the Midlands Graduate School ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership, which recognises the importance of bringing cutting-edge expert knowledge to the heart of doctoral training.

Core modules provide a comprehensive basis to progress to advanced training in research methods. You will be able to undertake advanced subject-specific training in our areas of expertise, providing a wide range of opportunities to deepen and broaden your skills.

Primarily aimed at students following an ESRC-funded pathway onto a PhD, this course may also be suitable if you are intending to apply for +3 ESRC funding (to cover a PhD) or are interested in developing a wide range of social science research skills. It will also prepare you for research posts in academic, voluntary, private and third-sector settings.

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Entry requirements

2.1 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject in the arts, humanities, or social sciences

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