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.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
2 years
Part Time

Qualifications required:

  • 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.