Research course

Occupation and Health

Institution
Cardiff University · School of Healthcare Science
Qualifications
MPhilPhD

Entry requirements

Suitable for graduates in a field relevant to the particular project. A good Honours degree or equivalent is required.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Programme Aims

To offer knowledge and expertise for those wishing to pursue advanced research within a healthcare setting.

Programme Description

Occupation and Health is the main research theme of the discipline of Occupational Therapy. The School is the principal centre for occupational therapy education, continued professional development and research in Wales.

Research activity is divided into four sub-themes:

  • Service development and professional practice in health and social care
  • Education and professional development
  • Health and wellbeing through purposeful occupation
  • Effectiveness of occupational therapy interventions
Special Features

The School has an active Research Student Seminar Series where research students of the School are encouraged to present and discuss their research with fellow students and staff of the School.

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Department specialisms

Research activity includes Service development and professional practice in health and social care, Education and professional development, Health and wellbeing through purposeful occupation, and Effectiveness of occupational therapy interventions

Information for international students

Only accept IELTS with minimum overall score of 6.5 .

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
possible months

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
possible months

Course contact details

Name
Miss Liz Harmer Griebel
Email
healthcare-research@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2068 7552