University of Central Lancashire
Information Technology and Statistics for Health
This course is designed for those wishing to obtain a basic training in the practical application of statistical and IT skills appropriate for medical/health research; students receive training on the critical appraisal of medical research papers, paying particular attention to the statistical issues, and in the statistical analysis of data sets.
A graduate in a medical or health-related discipline, or have some experience of working in medical research together with a basic mathematical knowledge, GCSE mathematics grade C or better.
Assessment is via coursework assignments; these take the following forms: formal reports; critical interpretation of statistical analyses (both those performed by the student and those included in published papers).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|Certificate||Part-time||£ 500 per Module (home fees)||3 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Preston Campus||Preston||PR1 2HE||North West|