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Humanities and Social Sciences MRes

Humanities and Social Sciences MRes

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Full time | University of Portsmouth | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Social Sciences Humanities / General Studies / Combined Studies

Course type

Research

Course Summary

In this course, you will choose to study within any of the faculty's schools: the School of Education and Sociology (SES), the School of Languages and Applied Linguistics (SLAL) and the School of Area Studies, History, Politics, and Literature (SASHPL). This degree is perfect for progressing your career, and can help you to pursue ambitious new roles, or seek promotion opportunities. On this course you will focus your research interest in the humanities and social sciences field, learn to translate your learning into research, such as submitting peer reviewed publications and presentations. On completion with the course with knowledge of research methods, training and skills relevant to your current and future employment, and which will aid your future career progression. You can also choose to continue your academic studies with PhD research.

Modules

Research Preparation and Development (60 Credits)
Research Project (120 Credits)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,300

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£14,300

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent in a subject relevant to the proposed subject specialism. Please check the course details online for information about subject specialisms that can be supported. You will be asked to write a short research proposal upon receipt of your application. Applicants to the Forensic Investigation area of supervision are subject to interview.

University information

Over 4,000 postgraduate students call the University of Portsmouth campus home. An ideal choice for postgraduate students, the university has great research credentials, excelling in areas such as astrophysics, forensics and sports science. 89% of its research in physics, and 90% of its research in allied health professions was rated as either ‘World Leading’ or ‘Internationally Excellent’ by the Research Excellence Framework in 2014. The...more