Queen Mary University of London

Course Introduction

Alongside the focus on the cultural geographies of cities, the course develops social science research skills and methods appropriate for further study in this field.

Course Modules

Compulsory modules: Geographical thought and practice; introduction to social science research (qualitative methods); introduction to social science research (quantitative methods); option modules: advanced readings in geography; art, performance and the city; empire, race and immigration; cultural geography in practice; cities, space and power.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
Master of Research - MRes
2 years
Part Time
Master of Research - MRes

Qualifications required:

  • An upper 2nd Class Honours degree or higher in a humanities or social science subject from a UK university (or an equivalent international qualification) together with 2 supportive references is required; candidates are expected to have good English language abilities and to meet the standard of the IELTS, or equivalent, at a level of 7.0.