Taught course

Clinical Research

Institution
Lancaster University · Health Research
Qualifications
PGCertPGDip

Entry requirements

First degree in a relevant subject. Applicants with relevant professional experience and without a first degree should contact the Course Director.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This programme introduces the key principles, methods and techniques used in clinical research in modern health service settings. It will equip you with the essential skills required to effectively support healthcare research innovation.

These programmes are designed to cover the practicalities of conducting research as well as its theoretical basis. You will:

· Enhance your knowledge of methodological concepts and analysis

· Design research studies

· Demonstrate understanding of perational, ethical and legislative frameworks for the management and governance of clinical research

The programmes are delivered by face-to face teaching and via online learning, which is supported by online resources. They are designed with a tiered exit structure and provide progression routes to the Masters Degree.

Information for international students

IELTS: At least 6.5 overall (minimum element scores apply).

Fees and funding

www.lancaster.ac.uk/pgfunding

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

part time
12 months

PGDip

part time
12 months

Course contact details

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