Sport Science MPhil/PhD
|Stoke-on-Trent Campus||Part-time||2018/19 Academic Year||Apply Direct|
|Stoke-on-Trent Campus||Part-time||2019/20 Academic Year||Apply Direct|
You will undertake a project under expert supervision, exploring your topic and produce a thesis (maximum word count below), which you will defend in a viva.
MPhil (up to 40,000 words)
PhD (up to 80,000 words)
As part of your research development you will also complete a short course (the Postgraduate Certificate in Research Methods) that builds up your knowledge and skills concerning the nature and practicalities of academic research.
The Faculty of Health Sciences provides opportunities for research to MPhil and PhD level or MPhil with transfer to PhD. The route to your degree will give you a unique intellectual challenge and an opportunity to work on a project in-depth.
MPhil involves development of research skills and an extension of existing knowledge
PhD requires in-depth investigation of a topic and an original contribution to existing knowledge
To be considered for a PhD programme, students must typically have both undergraduate and Masters degree qualifications.
As an expert in your field our graduates go on to a range of careers, depending on your area of study. Many choose to continue in academia.
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