Taught course

Research Ethics

Institution
Keele University · Centre for Professional Ethics
Qualifications
MAPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have a degree in a relevant subject, or appropriate professional qualifications, and/ or experience.

MA; PgDip; PgCert.

Months of entry

October

Course content

A web based distance learning course, with one compulsory orientation day at the beginning of the course.
Modules include: Introduction to Ethical Theory and Research Ethics; Autonomy, Consent and Research; Ethics in Research Trials and Ethics and Different Research Methodologies.

Fees and funding

Most students are funded by their employer, some REC members may receive funding from their committee.
Bursaries available for Keele alumni.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
distance learning
24 months

PGDip

distance learning
12 months

PGCert

distance learning
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment66
Dissertation34 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Centre Administrator
Email
ethics@keele.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1782 734084
Fax
+44 (0)1782 734239