Taught course

Applied Health Research

Institution
University of Leicester · Department of Health Sciences
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

This degree is intended for both researchers and healthcare professionals. Applicants should have relevant professional qualifications or a good honours degree in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The programme consists of three modules and an extended dissertation.
Modular work is a combination of intensive taught elements followed by directed self-learning. Each module comprises one full day each week for five weeks,
currently Friday's.
The course will:
Equip students with an understanding of how different scientific disciplines can be used to structure inquiry and develop the evidence base for health services policy and practice;
Enable students to conduct effective, high quality applied health research through training and practice in relevant research skills.

Fees and funding

Funding from the Health Workforce Deanery may be available to applicants that work within the East Midlands funding area. For more information please contact the Course Administrator.

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment33
Dissertation54 (20000 words)
viva13

Course contact details

Name
Course Administrator
Email
mresahr@le.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)116 252 5406
Fax
+44 (0)116 252 3272