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Medical Research Skills PgCert

University of Aberdeen · College of Life Sciences and Medicine

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Course content


If you want to pursue an academic career in medicine as a doctor this programme is an idea way to develop research skills. You can get involved in hospital research, clinical data, translational research linking clinical and laboratory environments. You study with one of the top medical schools in the UK, North Deanery AFP and with leading academic and medical experts in a multidisciplinary environment.

Courses include: Fundamentals of Research Design, Evidence - Based Health, Research and Scientific Writing


Why Study at Aberdeen?

  • You will have access to leading research, teaching and practitioners with valuable networking opportunities
  • You learn best practice with a huge range of online materials available.

Quick Facts

  • Start Date – September
  • Delivery – Campus
  • Study Options – Part Time
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Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months

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