Research course

Ageing

Institution
Lancaster University · Health Research
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

An upper second class honours degree, in an relevant subject.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This part-time programme offers you a flexible approach to your study due to its innovative blend of face-to-face and distance learning approaches. The curriculum provides opportunities to gain a deeper and more critical insight into ageing theory and practices relating to the care of older people from academics who are internationally recognised in this field. Additionally it provides you with the opportunity to enhance your leadership skills and develop advanced skills in research design, practice and dissemination.

There is a residential academy each year where you can meet with others on the programme and their tutors. The rest of the course is taught online.
The course will appeal to individuals based in international settings and the UK.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
84 months
full time
48 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate coordinator
Email
fhm-pg-admissions@lancaster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1524 593936