Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

Clinical Research

This programme provides graduates with the education and training necessary in order to plan and undertake health-related, or clinically based research. The programme aims to provide broad, foundational research training for nurses, midwives and other health and care professionals who wish to develop careers in clinical or academic research as well as those who may wish to continue on to doctoral studies. The programme will focus on preparing students to undertake projects relevant to their practice through the development of skills and knowledge in research methodologies, project management, research governance and evidence based practice.

Entry requirements

At least an 2.1 Honours degree in nursing, midwifery or allied health subject. Candidates with alternative qualifications and appropriate relevant professional experience will also be considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English must provide evidence of proficiency in English language. Acceptable evidence is an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with individual component scores of at least 6.0.

Course modules

Research methods; applied health research; research project.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 860 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 860 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 860 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 860 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,720 per Year 1 (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh Edinburgh EH21 6UU Scotland

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