Educational and Social Research (MRes, PGDip and PGCert)

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This programme has been discontinued and no new registrations will be accepted after the registration deadline of 31 August 2016 for the 2016-17 academic session. Current students are asked to note that the last academic session for this programme will be 2020-21.

Programme specifications

Download programme specifications 2016-17 in PDf format.

Module dates for 2016-2017

  • Approaches to Educational Research: 19 September 2016 to 12 December 2016
  • Research and the Theoretical Field: 19 September 2016 to 12 December 2016
  • Dissertation (September): 19 September 2016 to 31 August 2017
  • Research Methods: 9 January 2017 to 2 April 2017
  • Qualitative Data Analysis: 9 January 2017 to 5 March 2017
  • Quantitative Data Analysis: 16 January 2017 to 14 May 2017 (with Easter break in the middle, see below)
  • Writing and Presenting Educational Research: 24 April 2017 to 21 May 2017
  • Dissertation (March): 1 March 2017 to 28 February 2018
  • Easter break: 10 April 2017 to 23 April 2017.

Please download the preferred order to take modules.

All current students are recommended to go to VLE for other relevant programme details. For help use our Student Advice Centre form.