Social Research (Business) MA Program By University of Birmingham |Top Universities
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Program Duration

12 monthsProgram duration

Main Subject Area

SociologyMain Subject Area

Program overview

Main Subject

Sociology

Degree

MA

Study Level

Masters

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, and understand how this informs research design, methods of data collection and analysis. You will also develop an ability to use a range of research methods, to communicate research findings effectively and an understanding of the potential use of and impact of your research within and beyond academia.

Program overview

Main Subject

Sociology

Degree

MA

Study Level

Masters

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, and understand how this informs research design, methods of data collection and analysis. You will also develop an ability to use a range of research methods, to communicate research findings effectively and an understanding of the potential use of and impact of your research within and beyond academia.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

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