MRes Project

Module code: PS7603

The MRes project is your chance to undertake an independent research project and plan and carry out all phases of a substantial empirical project. This module provides the opportunity to demonstrate your understanding and critical knowledge of research at the forefront of your chosen field. By applying the learned techniques, methodologies and analytical procedures, you will have the necessary skills to carry out and interpret results of complex statistical analyses. This module will equip you with a comprehensive set of professional and transferable skills for a future in academia or for your future career, these skills include:

  • The generation of ideas
  • Initiative
  • Flexibility
  • Time management
  • Organization
  • Analysis and appraisal of information
  • Oral and written communication
  • Data entry
  • Critical thinking skills to evaluate possible solutions to problems