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Sociology Postgraduate Modules 2020-21

Sociology

Sociology

Sociology

Sociology

The module details in this section are only applicable to students who will be studying them between September 2020 and August 2021.

If you wish to look at details for a module you studied in an earlier academic year please see postgraduate modules for other academic years.

If you intend to study one of these modules from September 2021 or later, you may refer to these descriptors as a guide; but please be aware that details they contain – including (but not limited to) reading lists, duration and assessments – may change for your academic year.

Note

The next compiled module list for the September 2021 - August 2022 academic year will be published here in August 2021 (exact date to be confirmed).

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
SOCM002A Philosophy of the Social Sciences 1 15 2
SOCM002B Philosophy of the Social Sciences 30 2
SOCM013 Independent Study in Sociology and Philosophy 30 2
SOCM016 Cultures of the Life Sciences 30 2
SOCM019 Research Methods in the Social Sciences 15 1
SOCM020 Research Methods in the Social Sciences 30 1
SOCM021 Food Systems, Alternative Food Networks, and Ethical Consumption 30 2
SOCM023 Social Theory 15 2
SOCM026 Using Longitudinal Data in Family Policy Studies 15 2
SOCM027 Social Theory 30 2
SOCM028 Policy Analytics: Data Driven Policy Analysis and Evidence Based Decision-making 30 1 and 2
SOCM029 Data Visualisation 15 2
SOCM030 Gender at Work 30 2
SOCM031 Evidence-Based Policing 15 2
SOCM033 Data Governance and Ethics 15 2
SOCM034 Social Data Science and Policy Analytics 30 1 and 2
SOCM035 Knowledge Exchange in the Field 15 2
SOCM036 Knowledge Exchange in the Field 30 2
SOCM037 Arts, Media and Consumption 30 1
SOCM038 Data Governance and Ethics 30 2
SOCM039 Cultures of the Life Sciences 15 2
SOCM904 Dissertation 60 3
SOCM945 Philosophy of Science 30 1
SOCM950 Science Technology and Society 30 1