The papers listed in this area consider the principles of effective design of social science research projects with both quantitative and qualitative approaches. They contribute to a number of specialist subject areas within Arts and Social Sciences, and are also listed under those subject entries. Social Science Research is not offered as a discrete undergraduate major or supporting subject.


Candidates must gain at least 60 points at 100 level in any subject(s) before enrolling in Social Science Research papers at 200 level.

Students are encouraged to contact the Division of Arts, Law, Psychology and Social Sciences for programme advice.

Social Science Research papers

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Code and paper title Points
SSRES200 Social Science Research Methods right arrow

This paper introduces the core research methods used in the social sciences. Both qualitative and quantitative approaches are introduced, along with...

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Code and paper title Points
SSRES300 Making Commentary on the Digital Economy right arrow

The purpose of this paper is to develop the analytical and writing skills of students, allowing them to make commentary on the socio-political and...

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2024 Catalogue of Papers information current as of 23 Jun 2024 01:00am