International Social Transformation, M.A.

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  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    15000
    Tuition (Year)
    6000
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
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MA International Social Transformation will provide you with an advanced grounding in the sociological analysis of globalisation and international social change, with modules in Contemporary Social Thought, Globalisation and International Social Change, and an extended Dissertation that will allow you the opportunity to evaluate critically and creatively the challenges that face global societies in the new century.
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About

MA International Social Transformation is being launched as a part of the new Bauman Institute research and teaching centre, which is dedicated to addressing key social problems that affect rapidly changing societies across the globe.

MA International Social Transformation will provide you with an advanced grounding in the sociological analysis of globalisation and international social change, with modules in Contemporary Social Thought, Globalisation and International Social Change, and an extended Dissertation that will allow you the opportunity to evaluate critically and creatively the challenges that face global societies in the new century.

It will also encourage you to acquire those core skills that are relevant to a career in academic research or for professional employment in a postgraduate capacity.

If you want to ...
  • develop an advanced understanding of globalization and international social change
  • explore the challenges that face each one of us at the start of the twenty-first century
  • examine a sophisticated range of concepts, theories and methods at the forefront of sociological analysis of international social transformation
  • be a part of the prestigious Bauman Institute at Leeds
  • contribute to a vibrant academic culture at the forefront of global debates
  • develop independent learning skills appropriate for employment in a higher capacity in industry or an area of professional practice ...

then MA International Social Transformation is the programme for you.

Programme Structure

Compulsory modules
  • Contemporary Social Thought
  • Globalisation and International and Social Change
  • Dissertation
Optional modules
  • Research Strategy and Design
  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Critical Theory
  • Researching Care in Comparative Perspective
  • Evaluation Research
  • From Conception to the Grave: Health in a Global Context
  • 'Race', Identity and Culture in the Black Atlantic

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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Academic Requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in sociology, social policy or a related subject.

We accept a range of international equivalent qualifications.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 15000 International
  • GBP 6000 EU/EEA

Funding

You can find further information on fees at University of Leeds Postgraduate Fees and Finance.

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