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  Social Research (Health and Wellbeing) - MRes

University of the West of England, Bristol    School of Architecture and the Environment

Full time & Part time See Course MRes 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time
Social Work (32) Sociology (33)

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Are you interested in conducting social research in the field of health and wellbeing? Look no further than our MRes Social Research (Health and Wellbeing) programme. This course is designed to provide you with a deep understanding of social research methods and the opportunity to carry out your own research study. With a focus on promoting public health and wellbeing, you will critically evaluate existing evidence and develop interdisciplinary research skills. Our expert research supervisors will guide you throughout the course, and you'll have the flexibility to choose optional modules that align with your interests. Join us and pave your way towards a PhD or a research career in the public or private sectors. To apply, a 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject is preferred, but we also consider applicants with relevant qualifications or professional experience.

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Gain an in-depth understanding of conducting social research, and use your skills to carry out your own research study on this specially designed MRes Social Research course. This course provides excellent preparation for social science doctoral study or for research careers in the public or private sectors. It fulfils the pre-requisite for studying a PhD at UWE Bristol through the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) South West Doctoral Training Partnership (SWDTP) on the Health and Wellbeing pathway.

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Entry Requirements

We normally require a honours degree of 2:1 or above (or equivalent if it is a non-UK degree) in a relevant subject.

If you do not meet the above grade requirements but have at least 12 months relevant professional experience and/ or equivalent qualifications, we will consider you on an individual basis. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to interview.

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Our Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship is available to UWE Bristol alumni and provides a tuition fee discount of 50% on full-time and part-time postgraduate courses.

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