King's College London

Course Introduction

This programme is aimed at social scientists who wish to develop their knowledge and understanding of the experience of ageing, ageing societies and policies for an ageing world. The MSc pathway focuses on quantitative research methods and data analysis and the MA pathway on qualitative research methods and data analysis.

Course Modules

Modules include: Ageing, health and society; ageing in a global context; designing quantitative research for social science and health; quantitative data analysis. Optional modules: data manipulation and management; researching vulnerable populations; public policy internship; evaluating public policy.

Course Additional Entry

An Honours degree (2.1 or above) or equivalent from an overseas university). Candidates with professional qualifications, relevant work experience and/or relevant professional qualifications are welcome.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £17,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £8,520  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £8,520  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,260  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
PgCert £5,680  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
PgCert £2,840  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
PgCert £2,840  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
PgCert £1,420  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
PgDip £11,360  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
PgDip £5,680  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
PgDip £5,680  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
PgDip £2,840  Academic year. First year home fees