University of Essex

Degree level: Postgraduate

Survey Methods for Social Research (Taught)

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Course summary

What methods are used to discover how people behave, what they believe and what opinions they hold? What sort of sampling techniques are needed to access different types of population? What is the best way to design a questionnaire? Our MSc Survey Methods for Social Research will provide answers to these questions and more, preparing you for a professional career in social, academic or market research. Central to our course is an emphasis on practical learning and experience, so you undertake a short work placement in one of a number of professional research organisations.

Course details

Modules

You can tailor your learning experience with a choice of optional modules. More information and these can be found on the University of Essex website.


Entry requirements

Entry requirements for this course can be found on the course finder on the University of Essex website - www.essex.ac.uk


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9200 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9200 Year 1
Scotland £9200 Year 1
Wales £9200 Year 1
Channel Islands £9200 Year 1
EU £19740 Year 1
International £19740 Year 1

Additional fee information

Fees displayed are for 2022-23 entry. Fees for part-time courses are calculated pro-rata to the relevant full-time fee. Tuition fees may be subject to annual increases in each year of study in line with inflation.
Survey Methods for Social Research at University of Essex - UCAS