Taught course

Health Research Methods

University of Central Lancashire · School of Health Sciences

Entry requirements

The course team welcome applicants without formal qualifications, and each application will be assessed individually through interview and evidence provided by the candidate.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MSc Health Informatics programme is designed to provide a specialist qualification in health informatics. The course addresses a wide range of operational care and management perspectives, illustrates principles applicable right across the health and social care sector and takes theory into practice. It is ideal for demonstrating your competence in informatics to support the care domain and could contribute towards meeting your continuing professional development goals. The course learning outcomes map to Health Informatics National Occupational Standards and the Key Skills Framework.
The programme consists of three core modules in health research methods, one with a quantitative slant and one with a qualitative flavour supported by a module in postgraduate study skills.

Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months


distance learning
3 months
part time
3 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0) 1772 892 400