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Research Methods (PgCert)

Lews Castle College UHI

Venues

Lews Castle College Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

This fully online programme is designed for students who wish to develop their research skills and will equip successful students with excellent skills to carry out research of a professional standard. The choices offered in the programme enable students to examine quantitative and qualitative methods in depth and also become competent practitioners in mixed methods and action research.

You will be encouraged to think critically about the selection of appropriate approach to your research and select the most appropriate strategy for collecting and analysing data.

Main module: Research Methods and Techniques

Plus two of the following option modules:
Qualitative Inquiry; Quantitative Research and Data Analysis; Action Research.

Entry Requirements

2.2 Honours degree in any subject. A third or an ordinary degree will be considered with appropriate professional experience.

Start Date

September, February

Qualification

Postgraduate Certificate

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Education and Childcare

SCQF Level

11

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

English

History

Humanities

Languages

Politics

Religion

Sociology