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Postgraduate Social Studies in Birmingham

21 degrees at 3 universities in Birmingham.

Social Research (Economic and Social History) MA

Social Research (Economic and Social History) MA

This MA in Social Research is particularly useful if you want to convert to the study of economic and social history, or if you have already studied in this area and wish to improve your skills. ...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Research Design, Practice and Ethics- Core
  • Fundamentals in Quantitative Research Methods- Core
  • Philosophy of Social Science Research- Core
  • Historical Methods- Core
  • Foundations in Qualitative Research- Core
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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
(3.8)
  • 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
(3.8)
  • 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
(3.8)
  • 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 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
(3.8)
  • 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 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
(3.8)
  • 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 (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
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

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Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Pathway LLM

Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Pathway LLM

This programme draws upon Birmingham Law School’s long standing research strengths in the areas of criminal law and criminal justice. Criminal Law is concerned with the most potentially invasive assertion...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

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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
(3.8)
  • 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
(3.8)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

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Migration, Superdiversity and Policy MA/PGDip/PGCert

Migration, Superdiversity and Policy MA/PGDip/PGCert

The MA Migration, Superdiversity and Policy will explore the social, economic and political impacts of international migration and examine current, proposed and ideal approaches to welfare provision in...Read more
(3.8)
  • 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
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,160 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
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

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
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)

Sociology PhD

Sociology PhD

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
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Sociology MPhil

Sociology 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
(3.8)
  • 2 years Full time degree
  • 4 years Part time degree

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
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,083 per year (UK/EU)

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Criminology MA

Criminology MA

The MA Criminology course has been designed for both recent graduates and practitioners who wish to develop their understanding of the debates surrounding crime and the criminal justice system. ...Read more
(3.7)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,100 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree

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Youth Work and Community Development (with JNC) MA

Youth Work and Community Development (with JNC) MA

This Youth Work and Community Development (with JNC) MA course is suitable if you want a JNC-approved qualification or if you are working in a community or education setting working predominantly with...Read more
(4.1)
  • 18 months Full time degree
  • 2.5 years Part time degree

Modules

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
(3.7)
  • 7 years Distance without attendance degree: £2,706 per year (UK/EU)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,165 per year (UK/EU)
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