University of Dundee
Palliative Care Research (MPH)
This course is designed for students wishing to pursue a service or academic career in palliative care; it provides students with an excellent understanding of both research and public health issues, thus increasing their career opportunities.
Applicants are normally required to hold a first class or upper second class degree in a health related topic and/or in subjects including medicine, the social sciences, and medical science. Applications will be considered from others who, although not graduates, are exceptionally well qualified in terms of seniority and experience. Please check our website for English language requirements.
Modules include: epidemiology; basic statistics; palliative care (foundations and research part 1); research methods; intermediate statistics; palliative care (foundations and research part 2); advanced statistics; systematic reviews.
Performance is monitored by formal examinations and continuous assessment. Formative assessment is delivered through group and individual feedback during the tutorials, discussion sessions and on coursework. Summative assessment is based on assignments and examinations. Examinations are marked by 2 independent members of the School who are blinded to student identity. Guidelines for markers are provided. The dissertations are also double marked.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MPH||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MPH||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,950 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MPH||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MPH||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MPH||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MPH||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (EU)||12 months|
|MPH||Full-time||September 2017||-||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Dundee City Campus||Dundee||DD1 4HN||Scotland|