Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. Course summary
- Learn social research methods and the supporting theories and philosophies.
- Develop areas of specialist interests to integrate into your methodological training.
- Discuss research issues with students from other postgraduate and doctoral courses.
- Critique current developments and conduct your own original research.
- research projects
- research proposals
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. Year 1 Compulsory modules Philosophies Of Research: Classical Social Theory Philosophies Of Research: Contemporary Social Theory Principles Of Methodology: Positivist Tradition Principles Of Methodology: Social Constructionism Final year Compulsory modules Dissertation (Social Sciences) Qualitative Research 1 Qualitative Research 2 Survey Method 1: Design And Application Survey Method 2: Descriptive Analysis And Statistical Significance
Typically a 2.2 degree in a suitable subject. For example,sociology, social policy, criminology, cultural studies, youth studies, education, politics, urban studies, human geography, community studies, subcultural studies, audience studies, health policy, sexualities, policing, and drug rehabilitation. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more International students must have an overall IELTS score of 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in all other skill areas. If you are an International or non-UK European student, you can find out more about the country specific qualifications we accept on our international qualifications page. For details of English language entry requirements (IELTS), please see the information for 'All students'.
English language requirements
|International students must have an overall IELTS score of 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in all other skill areas.
International students must have an overall IELTS score of 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in all other skill areas.
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