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Social Research

University of Dundee

Venues

City Campus

Content

Social research methods are a means of providing evidence to examine ideas about society - they are a way of 'knowing'. This course seeks to introduce you to a portfolio of research skills that will help you not only to become a competent researcher but also to expand your employment horizons.

Social research methods are important not just to social scientists wishing to study a particular problem or to test a theory in a way that is be considered rigorous. They are also fundamental tools of value to government, service providers and to business. You will gain skills in a diverse range of quantitative and qualitative research methods, taught by research active staff in Geography.

You can exit after 9 months with PgDip Social Research

Entry Requirements

An honours degree in any discipline at lower second class or above.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Department

School of Social Sciences

SCQF Level

11

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

English

History

Humanities

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