Keele University

Keele University

Health Research

Entry requirements

Good Honours degree (2.1 or above) in a relevant subject (e.g. medicine, nursing, allied health professions, pharmacy, psychology, social sciences, applied statistics); however, students from different backgrounds who believe they have the capacity to undertake postgraduate are considered.

Course modules

Compulsory: research methods (15 credits); literature searching and synthesis (15 credits); qualitative data analysis (20 credits); quantitative data analysis 1 (20 credits) or statistics and epidemiology (15 credits); ethics in research (10 credits). 2 or more option modules (subject to availability) which, with the above modules, make a total of 120 credits from: quantitative data analysis 2 (20 credits); advanced qualitative methods: ethnographic research (20 credits); survey research (10 credits); multivariate methods (10 credits); reliability analysis (5 credits); assessment of pain (15 credits); independent study (15 credits). All students complete a dissertation (60 credits) of 15000-20000 word dissertation in an approved area.

Sponsorship information

Most students are sponsored by their employer or strategic health authority.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Keele Campus Keele ST5 5BG West Midlands

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01782 734010