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 2017-18 in PDf format.

Module dates for 2017-2018

  • Approaches to Educational Research: 18 September 2017 to 10 December 2017
  • Research and the Theoretical Field: 18 September 2017 to 10 December 2017
  • Dissertation (September): 19 September 2017 to 31 August 2018
  • Research Methods: 8 January 2018 to 29 March 2018
  • Qualitative Data Analysis: 8 January 2018 to 4 March 2018
  • Quantitative Data Analysis: 8 January 2018 to 22 April 2018 (with Easter Break in the middle, see below)
  • Writing and Presenting Educational Research: 23 April 2018 to 20 May 2018
  • Dissertation (March): 1 March 2018 to 28 February 2019
  • Easter Break:  30 March 2018 to 8 April 2018.

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.