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University of Dundee

Clinical Audit and Research for Healthcare Professionals

An online course for healthcare professionals, to provide the range of basic skills necessary to undertake research and audit activities within the healthcare sector

Entry requirements

Open to qualified health care professionals, holding a diploma or non-honours degree, and eligible for state registration with an appropriate body. Please check our website for English language requirements.

Course modules

Research and the scientific method; information gathering and review; descriptive statistics; statistical inference; non-parametric statistical inference; reporting and presentation; implementing clinical audit; funding issues; ethical issues.

Assessment methods

Formative assessment consists of self-assessment questions in the study guides. Summative assessment consists of a tutor-marked assignment at the end of each module. The exact nature of each assignment is designed to reflect the aim of the module. To qualify for the certificate students will need to complete and pass the assignments in all 9 modules undertaken.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Distance learning GBP 2,140 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgCert Distance learning GBP 2,140 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
PgCert Distance learning GBP 2,140 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgCert Distance learning GBP 2,140 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
PgCert Distance learning GBP 2,140 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance Learning

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01382 383838