University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

Research Methods in Health and Social Care

The course has been developed as a Faculty initiative, with contributions and support from all the schools making up the Faculty; the course aims to provide postgraduate training in research skills and methods and to increase the capability of health and social care professionals from any discipline to undertake high quality research; it is ideally suited to health professionals pursuing a professional development pathway in research; the course is also designed to provide research training for students registered for research degrees; students meet and work with a multidisciplinary range of students and this contributes to a rich and challenging learning environment.

Entry requirements

A recognised British Honours degree to a good standard, or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time £ 500 per Module (home fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Preston Campus Preston PR1 2HE North West

Key information

Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01772 892400