Essex short courses
We offer a range of
courses, from introductory to more advanced methods, taught by experts in
their fields from Essex or our partner organisations, reflecting our teaching
and research excellence.
We will be offering a number of short courses in 2016. Details will be available soon.
Who are they for?
If you're a PhD student, practitioner or academic and want to deepen your
understanding of social research and upgrade your skills in research methods,
our courses are for you.
Fees vary for each course. In your first three years of your PhD study you receive
allocated funds to contribute to the cost of course fees through the
Getting to the University
If you can no longer attend a course or event, you will be liable to
- Cancelling between 7 - 0 days before course date: 100% of course fee
- Cancelling within 12 - 8 days before course date: 50% of course fee
- Cancelling within 18 - 13 days before course date: 25% of course fee
- Cancelling 18 days or more before course date: 0% of course fee (full
You have the right to appeal against any cancellation fee charged by
following the Proficio Appeals process. Please note that appeals against
cancellation fees charged should be on the basis of mitigating circumstances
If you'd like any further information or have any questions, contact