Taught course

Health Care Research Methods

Queen Mary, University of London · School of Medicine and Dentistry

Entry requirements

A 2:2 or above at undergraduate level in a relevant degree.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme will give you the academic background and specialist skills to carry out healthcare and clinical research. If you are a graduate, nurse, medical doctor or other health professional this programme is for you.

  • Learn how to take research forward in health services, academic environments, contract research organisations, or pharmaceutical industry environments
  • Gain a detailed picture of the complex and inter-related activities of the development cycle, from discovery to successful commercialisation
  • Gain an understanding of the regulatory framework governing good clinical research
  • Learn to apply the principles that you have learnt to your professional commitments
  • Develop skills in gathering, recording and communicating information

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24-48 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
020 7882 8900