University of Portsmouth
Systematic Reviews in Health (Distance Learning)
A lower second-class honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject. Professional experience and other qualifications may be taken into consideration for applicants not meeting this requirement. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0 or equivalent.
Modules include: Introduction to systematic reviews; extraction, appraisal and synthesis.
Teaching and Assessment:
You will follow a work plan that will guide you through the online materials, including videos and scenario based challenges. The materials have been written for this course by experts in the area, including the course team, who have all conducted and published systematic reviews/protocols themselves. You will be provided with a personal tutor to support your learning.
How are you assessed?
There are two assessments for each unit:
1)online assessment through multiple choice and open answer questions
2)a critical report
Throughout the course and embedded across the two units, you will have an opportunity for formative assessment through a number of online activities, self-assessment quizzes and, worksheet activities. Online tutorials and discussion boards will help you to assess your understanding, exchange ideas and deepen your knowledge of the topic.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Distance learning (full-time)||September 2016||-||1 years|
|PgCert||Distance learning||September 2016||-||2 years|
|PgCert||Distance learning (full-time)||February 2017||-||1 years|
|PgCert||Distance learning||February 2017||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Portsmouth||PO1 2UP||South East|