MA in Policy & Social Research

Aston University
In Birmingham (England)

Rs 4,66,981
+ VAT
*Guide price
Original amount in GBP:
£ 5,450

Important information

Typology Master
Start Birmingham (England)
Duration 12 Months
Start September 2018
other dates
  • Master
  • Birmingham (England)
  • Duration:
    12 Months
  • Start:
    September 2018
    other dates
Description


This MA programme equips students with the tools and knowledge to understand how and why public policy problems occur, and how these are affected by the social, cultural and political context, both in the UK and internationally.

Important information

Requirements: 2.1 Degree in any discipline (or equivalent). Mathematics - C or above at GCSE (or equivalent) Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to provide evidence of an English language qualification.

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Sep-2018
17 Sep 2018
Birmingham
West Midlands, B4 7ET, West Midlands, England
See map
Starts Sep-2018
17 Sep 2018
Location
Birmingham
West Midlands, B4 7ET, West Midlands, England
See map

What you'll learn on the course

Governance
Social Policy
Sociology
Public
Social Change
Skills and Training
Public management
Globalisation
Policy
Public
Globalisation
Social Theory and Social Change

Course programme

  • Course outline

We are witnessing a period of considerable policy reform in the wake of the financial crisis, and the need for public policy research has never been greater. This MA programme equips students with the tools and knowledge to understand how and why public policy problems occur, and how these are affected by the social, cultural and political context, both in the UK and internationally. It offers students a sound training in research methods and equips them with the cutting-edge in theoretical and methodological approaches. The MA is suitable both for those wishing to hone their skills and knowledge to pursue further academic research opportunities, and for those seeking a relevant and rigorous course which will prepare them for employment in the private, public or not-for-profit sectors.