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Understanding Research Methods

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Application Deadlines

Ongoing (every four weeks)

Programme Duration

10-15 hours

Academic Direction
University of London
Modes of Study

This MOOC is about demystifying research and research methods. It will outline the fundamentals of doing research, aimed primarily, but not exclusively, at the postgraduate level.

About this course

The course will appeal to those of you who require an understanding of research approaches and skills, and importantly an ability to deploy them in your studies or in your professional lives. In particular, this course will aid those of you who have to conduct research as part of your postgraduate studies.

Lecture on stage
This MOOC draws on materials developed to support research training across SOAS and the University of London.