University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Primary Care Research

The course provides training in primary care research using a variety of teaching and learning methods based around small group seminars, lectures, one-to-one supervisions, project work and self-directed learning; currently it is a part-time course taken over 2 academic years; it may soon be available on a one-year full-time basis; in addition to the course fee (university composition fee), students may have to pay a college fee; throughout the course students are able to draw on expertise within the department of public health and primary care, school of clinical medicine and wider university, and each student has a senior member of the primary care unit as their academic supervisor. 

Entry requirements

1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or overseas equivalent; applicants whose 1st language is not English must demonstrate competence in English (IELTS 7.0 with at least 6.0 in each element, or other acceptable test); applicants must be from a medical background.

Course modules

Modules: Epidemiology; medical statistics and practical aspects of clinical research are all shared with the MPhil in clinical sciences (TMAT); (2) primary care research methods; (3) dissertation.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 23,808 per Year 1 (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge University Cambridge CB2 1TN East of England

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