Search Part time MA Programs in Public Policy in Leeds United Kingdom 2019
The MA degree is primarily for students who want to improve their general mathematics education or to teach.
Public policy is the study of how laws, rules, and regulations are created by governmental organizations. It might include the study of municipalities, regional governments, or national bodies, as well as political and nongovernmental organizations.
Leeds is in West Yorkshire, with around half a million citizens. The city has three colleges and three universities with a total of 250 thousand students that make half of the city’s population. It was voted the Best UK University Destination by a survey in The Independent newspaper.
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University of Leeds, Faculty of Education, Social Sciences, and Law
This programme explores issues, concepts, and debates in social and public policy research to gain insight into policymaking and its social impacts on individuals and com
Part time MAs in Public Policy in Leeds in United Kingdom. Overview
This programme explores issues, concepts, and debates in social and public policy research to gain insight into policymaking and its social impacts on individuals and communities.
Core modules explore social theories, issues and research methods relevant to social policy and welfare. You will develop core skills in critical policy analysis and policy evaluation. There are also opportunities to study and debate current policy issues, such as work and welfare, child and family policy or the challenges of ageing populations, with a focus on real-life examples.
Supported by our well-known research centres and taught by expert tutors, you’ll tailor the programme to suit your own interests and career aspirations. With a range of optional modules to choose from, you could pursue further advanced research skills or study complementary social topics such as disability studies, gender studies, racism and ethnicity studies, or globalisation.
You’ll gain an insight into some of the most sensitive and complex social issues affecting governments worldwide.
You’ll learn in a research-intensive, stimulating environment. As well as the Leeds Social Sciences Institute which fosters collaboration, you’ll benefit from the interdisciplinary expertise hosted by the Centre for Disability Studies, Centre for Ethnicity and Racism Studies, Centre for Interdisciplinary Gender Studies and many others. All of these centres run their own calendars of events such as workshops and seminars.