Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

Health and Wellbeing

The MRes in Health and Wellbeing is an excellent introduction to research methods and provides a firm foundation if you wish to pursue doctoral study. - Brings together staff from Public Health, Nursing and Allied Health, and Sport, Leisure and Nutrition - Combines taught and research modules - Combines a critical approach with a research focus - Can lead to doctorate study in chosen area - Available full-time (1 year) or part-time (2 years) This MRes in Health and Wellbeing provides the knowledge and skills required to put you on the right path to become an independent researcher. The combination of taught and research modules creates an environment in which you're supported to apply your new learning to answer relevant research questions.

Entry requirements

Master of Research - MRes: You will need: an honours degree at 2:1 or above or equivalent professional qualifications and experience Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC. View country specific entry requirements: www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/courses/international-entry-requirements Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team (internationaladmissions@ljmu.ac.uk) for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages: www.ljmu.ac.uk/international

Course modules

Course modules Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning. Taught modules run alongside the dissertation, providing support for you to simultaneously learn and apply the skills required to undertake a meaningful piece of research. Semester 1 modules will be delivered at our City Centre campus. Semester 2 modules will be delivered at our IM Marsh campus. Core Modules Foundations of Research (20 credits) Research Ethics and Governance (10 credits) Critical Appraisal and Evidence Synthesis (30 credits) Fundamentals of Qualitative Research (30 credits) Fundamentals of Quantitative Research (30 credits) Dissertation (60 credits)

Assessment methods

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic. You will be assessed through essays, reports, presentations and your research proposal and dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Research - MRes Full-time October 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time October 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time October 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time October 2019 14,450 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time October 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time October 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time October 2019 38 per Credit (England) 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time October 2019 38 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time October 2019 38 per Credit (Scotland) 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time October 2019 38 per Credit (EU) 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time October 2019 38 per Credit (Wales) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Liverpool John Moores University L2 2QP North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Faculty of Education, Health and Community (Health)
Telephone number: 
01512315829