University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire

Clinical Research

This programme provide students with the background knowledge of careers in clinical research. Students on this course design studies, including data collection and analysis, produce and evaluate research reports as well as developing knowledge and skills for evidence-based research practice.

Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree, normally a 2.1 Honours in a subject related to health (or equivalent). Currently working in a clinical setting, with at least 1 year full-time (or part-time equivalent) post-registration experience. Overseas students will need to satisfy the University's English language requirements of IELTS 6.5 or above (or equivalent).

Course modules

Modules include: clinical research dissertation; clinical trials, design and management; evidence bases practice (distance learning); patient and public involvement in research; qualitative research methods; quantitative research methods.

Sponsorship information

Suitable applicants are considered for NIHR and CNO fully funded places by the University of Hertfordshire.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Mixed mode September 2016 - 1 years
PgCert Mixed mode September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Mixed mode September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
De Havilland Campus Hatfield AL10 9EU South East

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