||Master of Science in the Social Sciences
Master of Science
Intermediate exit awards:
MSc Finance and Econometrics
MSc (SocSci) Demography
MSc (SocSci) Economics
MSc (SocSci) Economics and Econometrics
MSc (SocSci) Finance and Economics
MSc (SocSci) Gerontology
MSc (SocSci) Gerontology (Distance Learning)
MSc (SocSci) Gerontology (Distance Learning, flexible)
MSc (SocSci) Gerontology (Research)
MSc (SocSci) Global Ageing and Policy (Distance Learning)
MSc (SocSci) Global Ageing and Policy (Distance Learning, flexible)
MSc (SocSci) Governance and Policy
MSc (SocSci) Governance and Policy (Research)
MSc (SocSci) International Social Policy (Ageing Societies)
MSc (SocSci) International Social Policy (Development)
MSc (SocSci) International Social Policy (Research Methods)
MSc (SocSci) International Social Policy (Social Enterprise)
MSc (SocSci) Global Health
MSc (SocSci) Global Politics (final intake 2016/17)
MSc (SocSci) Global Politics (Research) (final intake 2016/17)
MSc International Politics
MSc International Politics (Research)
MSc International Security and Risk
MSc (SocSci) Official Statistics
MSc Data Analytics for Government
MSc Social Research Methods
MSc (SocSci) Social Statistics
MSc (SocSci) Social Statistics (Research Methods)
MSc (SocSci) Sociology and Social Policy (Qualitative)
MSc (SocSci) Sociology and Social Policy (Quantitative)
MSc (SocSci) Sociology and Social Policy (Substantive)
MSc (SocSci) Sociology and Social Research
PGCert Gerontology (Distance Learning)
PGDip Gerontology (Distance Learning)
PGCert Global Ageing and Policy (Distance Learning)
PGDip Global Ageing and Policy (Distance Learning)
PGCert Official Statistics
PGDip Official Statistics
The General Academic Regulations which are in Section IV (General Academic Regulations) of the University Calendar apply to and regulate the programmes listed above.
On occasion, programmes can be exempted from one or more of the clauses in the General Academic Regulations, or one or more of the clauses can be varied.
The programmes listed have approval from the Academic Quality and Standards Committee for the exemptions and/or variations to the regulations noted below.
- Exemptions are characterised by the omission of the relevant clause.
- Variations are characterised by the replacement of the clause with alternative wording.
Additional requirements are also listed.
|The clause(s) listed below describe where a variation to the General Regulations exists.
|Existing University Regulation
||Progression, Determination and Classification of Results: Standalone Masters Programmes
||MSc Social Research Methods
In order to progress onto the +3 part of the award to study for a PhD, students will have to attain a mean mark for the taught part of the MSc Social Research Methods programme of 60 or above. This will be calculated after any referrals or supplementary assessments have occurred, following the Regulations.
|As a research-led University, we undertake a continuous review of our programmes to ensure quality enhancement and to manage our resources. As a result, these regulations may be revised during a student's period of registration, however, any revision will be balanced against the requirement that the student should receive the educational service expected. Please read our Disclaimer to see why, when and how changes may be made to a student's programme.