Taught course

Health Service Research

University of Huddersfield · Department of Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants must:

  • Be a registered healthcare professional
  • Hold an honours degree (2:2 or above) or an equivalent professional qualification appropriate to that of the proposed programme to be followed

Months of entry


Course content

This exciting new course is aimed at health professionals who are currently engaged in applied health research or wish to pursue a career where research is a core component.

It provides you with the opportunity to develop a systematic, in-depth knowledge and critical understanding of the nature, purposes, methods and application of research relevant to health services at an individual and/or organisational level.

Through the provision of research training the course aims to enhance the quality and evidence-base of your clinical research, practice and service development. You will be taught in a stimulating, challenging and supportive learning environment that draws on outstanding resources, research and practice expertise.

The course allows you to foster links between research and practice by providing a framework for integrating relevant research, theory and knowledge. This may underpin your professional career aspirations, including further study at Doctoral level.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months

Course contact details

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