Gerontology (Distance Learning) MSc

University of Southampton

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Course info

This programme will equip you with specialist knowledge in gerontology and key research skills through study from a distance. You will be supported in accessing online learning material related to social, demographic and economic issues, theoretical and critical perspectives, and national and international policy and practice in adult and older people’s health and social care services.

Different course options

Distance/online | Highfield Campus | 1 year | SEP-19

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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21st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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20th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2019
16th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-19
Distance/Online
1 year

Modules
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Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£18,104 per year
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The University of Southampton is spread across five campuses in the city, and is the largest university in the South East of England. There is also an additional site in Winchester, and another in Malaysia. A founding member of the Russell Group of research intensive universities, it is held in high regard, and ranked a top 100 global university in the QS World University Rankings 2019, as well as being a three-times winner of the Queen's Anniversary Prize. The University was also recently ranked Silver in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2018. Students have the choice of 200 taught courses and 90 research courses to study at postgraduate level, which range from business to design.

Where you'll study

University of Southampton

Highfield
Southampton
SO17 1BJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: St Denys  0.6 miles away

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