Teesside University

Teesside University

Clinical Research and Evidence-Based Medicine

This award develops the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to perform evidence-based medicine and clinical research and is relevant to all specialist areas of practice. It also aims to foster commitment to lifelong learning, developing an inquisitive approach to clinical practice. Students study 3 modules throughout this award to develop their knowledge and skills in evidence-based medicine, research methods and statistics. Students are encouraged to apply this to their own specialist area of practice. Students can choose to study all modules by attending classes, distance learning or a combination of both.

Entry requirements

You will need a recognised medical degree and must be currently working as a medical doctor within any specialist area of practice. If English is not your 1st language, you must have IELTS 6.5 or above (or equivalent).

Course modules

Year 1 core modules: designing research projects; evidence-based practice; practical statistics.

Assessment methods

A range of learning and teaching methods are used throughout including a written report, statistical analysis and a research proposal.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Teesside University Middlesbrough TS1 3BA North East

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School of Health and Social Care
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