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  • Qualification

    MRes - Master of Research

  • Location

    York St John University

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Course overview

The Social Science MRes s a collaborative course that will equip you with the methodological, theoretical and interpersonal competencies needed to challenge contemporary social challenges through research.As well as conducting advanced research, related to an area of interest, the course will strengthen your ability to resource and evaluate information and to critically analyse data.

You will develop your organisational and team working skills and learn how to disseminate research findings to academic and stakeholder audiences. You will gain experience in a range of quantitative and qualitative research techniques. You will also understand the philosophical debates underlying research methods and research design.

By engaging in independent research, conducting social research and analysing data, you will gain the practical experience needed to complete your dissertation and succeed in the workplace. You will deliver your dissertation proposal at the Social Sciences Postgraduate Research Conference at the end of the semester.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 12,750per year

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University information

York St John University

  • University League Table

    103rd

  • Campus address

    York St John University, Lord Mayor's Walk, York, York, YO31 7EX, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    91st out of 102 11

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    101 51%

    87th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    n/a

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.18 84%

    20th

    19

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