Choosing a Q-Step degree
A Q-Step degree allows you to gain data skills as part of your social science degree. This gives you a combination of skills that are rare and valuable to many employers in today’s data-driven world.
A Q-Step degree title includes the term ‘with quantitative research’ so employers can see at a glance that you have an advanced level of data skills.
You can choose one of our Q-Step degrees (below) when you first apply to Kent. Or, if you’re not sure, you may be able to convert to a Q-Step degree in your first or second year of study at Kent.
Q Step Degrees
LLB Law with Quantitative Research
Current LLB students can convert to QStep in the first year of study
BA Sociology with Quantitative Research
BA Criminology with Quantitative Research
BA Politics and IR with Quantitative Research
BA Social Policy with Quantitative Research
Conversion available to students currently studying Social Policy
MA Methods of Social Research
Year in Data Analytics