Sociological Research Methods at University of Essex

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Sociological Research Methods

The Sociological Research Methods course offered by the University of Essex provides a strong foundation in doing empirical research, encompassing both qualitative and quantitative methodologies. We offer you advanced study of research design and of specific research techniques and their evaluation. In the process you also acquire a critical appreciation of empirical research methodology.

Important facts of Sociological Research Methods

Courses included:

  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Interviewing and Qualitative Data Analysis
  • Topics in Contemporary Social Theory
  • Sociological Research Design
  • Consumption, political economy and sustainability
  • Digital Economy
  • Advertising: Commerce and Creativity

Fulltime duration:
12 months

Study start date:
2024-10-03 (Every year in October)

Application deadline:
2024-09-02 (Every year in September)

Tuition fees:

  • GBP 21700 /year (international)
  • GBP 10000 /year (national)


  • Area & Cultural Studies
  • Sociology
University of Essex

University of Essex

Colchester, United Kingdom

Home to the curious, brave, and bold. We’re a university where curiosity prevails, and where exploring new ways of thinking and pushing boundaries, isn’t just encouraged, it’s expected. We’re about people who love to learn how, but want to challenge why.