UCL (University College London)
The course is designed to facilitate optimal patient care. Students create and compile best available evidence for individual aspects of patient care, and on completion of the programme will independently be able to carry out systematic reviews to determine best practice.
A medical degree (MBBS) or 2nd Class UK Honours degree in a healthcare related subject such as nursing, physiotherapy or clinical biochemistry, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.
Core modules: introduction to research methods for evidence based healthcare; evaluating the quality of evidence; performing systematic reviews of interventions (part 1); performing systematic reviews of interventions (part 2). Options include: performing systematic reviews of diagnostic accuracy studies; application of evidence in clinical practice; musculoskeletal epidemiology and research methodology (part 1); evidence based pre-clinical research; epidemiology (not delivered as distance learning).
The programme is delivered through a combination of online lectures, seminars, class discussions, workshops, tutorials, and practical work. Assessment is through written examination, essays and the research project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Distance learning (full-time)||-||1 years|
|MSc||Mixed mode||-||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,570 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 24,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Mixed mode||-||2 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
020 7794 0500