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MPhil in Sociology and Demography

MPhil in Sociology and Demography

University of Oxford

Wellington Square, Oxford, GB, Oxford, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    2
  • Degree MPhil
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 21 months

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The MPhil introduces students to contemporary theories and research methods on the intersection of sociology and demography. This advanced 21-month programme takes a life-course and multilevel approach, aiming to integrate micro and macro issues in analysing social problems and the causes and consequences of population change. Students will gain a solid foundation for a wide range of careers, including those in academia, preparing them for doctoral work in sociology and demography and research-intense jobs. The curriculum emphasizes:         population-level analysis and demographic measures         a life course approach         sociological analysis as the key approach to explanation         advanced quantitative methods.