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Postgraduate Social Studies in Birmingham

22 degrees at 4 universities in Birmingham.

Social Research (Business) MA

Social Research (Business) MA

In this course you will gain a solid foundation in a broad range of social science research methods as well as basic research skills. You will acquire a general overview of the philosophy of social research,...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

  • Philosophy of Social Science Research- Core
  • Research Design, Practice and Ethics- Core
  • Fundamentals in Quantitative Research Methods- Core
  • Dissertaion (60 Credits) - Core
  • Foundations in Qualitative Research- Core
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Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Pathway LLM

Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Pathway LLM

Criminal Law is concerned with the most potentially invasive assertion of authority by the state: if you fail to comply with the law you will be punished. Providing a holistic analysis of the criminal...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Research In Human Geography MSc

Research In Human Geography MSc

The MSc Research in Human Geography is a research training Masters degree that provides the skills necessary to undertake a PhD in Human Geography, or for those who want to acquire rigorous research skills...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Holocaust and Genocide MA/Diploma/Certificate

Holocaust and Genocide MA/Diploma/Certificate

This interdisciplinary programme will immerse you in past and present debates about researching, remembering and commemorating the Holocaust and other genocides. You have the opportunity to approach the...Read more
(3.9)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Migration Studies MA

Migration Studies MA

The Masters degree in Migration Studies will introduce you to the main challenges and opportunities associated with the advent of new migration and super-diversity and equip you with the skills and knowledge...Read more
(3.9)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Research In Human Geography MRes

Research In Human Geography MRes

The MRes Research in Human Geography is a research training Masters degree that provides the skills necessary to undertake a PhD in Human Geography, or for those who want to acquire rigorous research...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4,380 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,190 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Social Research (Local Government and Public Policy) MA/PGDip/PGCert

Social Research (Local Government and Public Policy) MA/PGDip/PGCert

This programme aims to provide students with a solid foundation in a broad range of social science research methods as well as basic research skills. Students will acquire a general overview of the philosophy...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Geography (Urban and Regional Studies) PhD

Geography (Urban and Regional Studies) PhD

This PhD is offered by the Centre for Urban and Regional Studies (CURS). We have ESRC recognition for our research training programmes. Prospective applicants are invited to apply, outlining their research interests. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,380 per year (UK/EU)

Sociology PhD/Mphil

Sociology PhD/Mphil

This course offers a combination of taught courses in the first year and careful supervision throughout your study, with the aim of helping you to produce a thesis that makes a significant and original...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Sociology PhD/Mphil

Sociology PhD/Mphil

This course offers a combination of taught courses in the first year and careful supervision throughout your study, with the aim of helping you to produce a thesis that makes a significant and original...Read more
(3.9)
  • 2 years Full time degree
  • 4 years Part time degree

Advanced Child Protection Studies MSc/PGDip/PGCert (distance learning)

Advanced Child Protection Studies MSc/PGDip/PGCert (distance learning)

This masters programme in Advanced Child Protection Studies is designed to develop students’ specialist knowledge within the field of child protection and safeguarding. It will interest those who are...Read more
(3.9)
  • 30 months Distance without attendance degree: £8,154 per year (UK/EU)
  • 18 months Full time degree: £8,154 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Social Research (Education) MA

Social Research (Education) MA

The MA in Social Research will provide you with a solid foundation in a broad range of social science research methods as well as basic research skills. On this course you will acquire a general overview...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,083 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Social Research (Social Policy) MA/Diploma

Social Research (Social Policy) MA/Diploma

The MA Social Research (Social Policy) will provide you with the skills to make a real difference in this area. Within the public sector, there is an increasing emphasis on evidence-based policy making...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Social Research (Social Work and Professional Practice) MA/PGDip

Social Research (Social Work and Professional Practice) MA/PGDip

The MA Social Research (Social Work and Professional Practice) is recognised by the ESRC as a research training pathway designed to provide participants with a sound background in overall research design...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Social Research (African Studies) MA

Social Research (African Studies) MA

This is a research programme that focuses on contemporary Africa. It provides you with an understanding of major social, cultural, political and economic developments and provides you with the research...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Social Research MA

Social Research MA

This programme aims to provide students with a sound background in social research design and the most up-to-date training in methods of data collection and analysis. The College of Social Sciences welcomes...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Sociology MA

Sociology MA

Sociology provides distinct insights into the contested character of contemporary processes of global, national and local transformations, and how these transformations are driven by and reflected in...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Social and Political Theory MA/PGDip

Social and Political Theory MA/PGDip

The MA in Social and Political Theory explores problems crucial to society and politics domestically and in the global sphere. It promotes the study of those problems through theoretical, ethical and...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Research degrees in the School of Languages and Social Sciences (On Campus)

Research degrees in the School of Languages and Social Sciences (On Campus)

Course summary LSS welcomes applications for the doctoral programme in any of the research areas covered by the School, this includes: English; Literature; History; Languages (French, German, Spanish)...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,164 per year (UK/EU)

Planning Research Degrees - PhD

Planning Research Degrees - PhD

A built environment PhD can be a pathway to a career in a wide range of related professions, especially in management roles – or in the academic world. If you’re already in such a role, the PhD is a major...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Distance without attendance degree: £2,755 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 4 years Part time degree: £2,204 per year (UK/EU)
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