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University of Southampton: Social Research Methods with Applied Statistics
|Institution||University of Southampton View institution profile|
|Department||Social Statistics and Demography|
|Telephone||023 8059 4393|
MSc in Social Research Methods with Applied Statistics provides postgraduate instruction in social research methods, including applied statistical methods. The programme is for students whose interests lie in general social science research methods – both qualitative and quantitative. We welcome students with limited background in quantitative methods. This programme is suitable for those, who would like to learn more about quantitative and qualitative research methods.
Are you passionate about investigating social issues and finding evidence through statistics? If so this programme will train you in applied statistical methods and to expose you to the cutting edge of statistical practice, thus equipping you with the necessary grounding both to understand and to contribute to the area. You will also learn how to conduct qualitative research. The Masters in Social Research Methods with Applied Statistics is excellent preparation for a career in social research in government, national and international organizations or in the private sector.
This programme provides postgraduate instruction in social research methods, including applied statistical methods. The programme is for students whose interests lie in general social science research methods – both qualitative and quantitative.
|Level||RQF Level 7|
This pathway is suitable for social scientists with some training in statistical methods, eg in geography, psychology, population sciences, sociology and politics. Degrees in statistics, mathematics, etc are also acceptable.
We welcome applications from students who have, or expect to have, an Upper second class honours degree.
Your application will be considered on its merits, with motivation and postgraduate experience in a statistical environment potentially important factors.
Non-graduate qualifications, in particular the Graduate Diploma of the Royal Statistical Society, may be accepted in place of an undergraduate degree. Full details of previous statistical training in the form of syllabuses, reading lists and, in particular, examination papers, are helpful in assessing your suitability for the programme.
Competency in English language is essential for this master's degree. You should have an IELTS score of at least 6.5 overall, with at least 5.5 in each component, or equivalent. S
|EU||19850 GBP for Year 1|
|England||9250 GBP for Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||9250 GBP for Year 1|
|Scotland||9250 GBP for Year 1|
|Wales||9250 GBP for Year 1|
|International||19850 GBP for Year 1|
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