Lancaster University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Clinical Research (Taught)

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Course summary

The MSc in Clinical Research is an in-depth training programme which builds on the introduction to clinical research in the PgCert and the training in evidence-based medicine and specialist skills gained in the PgDip. The programme provides an introduction to clinical research and applied methodological skills and enables you to translate research into practice. It can be taken as a one, two or three year programme. You will develop and undertake a research project designed, delivered and submitted as a dissertation. This project is undertaken in your own professional context, under academic supervision.

Course details

Modules

Core modules: Practice-based dissertation; translating research into healthcare policy and practice; life cycle of clinical research; methodological foundations.

Assessment method

Assessment is based on coursework and practice-based dissertation


Entry requirements

2:1 Hons degree (UK or equivalent) in a relevant subject including medicine, nursing, psychology, biological sciences or related subjects. Applicants with relevant professional experience and without a first degree should contact the Course Director. We may also consider non-standard applicants, please contact us for information.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Our 22/23 fees will be added when available. Please see our course pages for current fee information.
Clinical Research at Lancaster University - UCAS