University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Statistics with Medical Applications

This new course is run in conjunction with the Medical Statistics Group in the University's School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR). Accredited by the Royal Statistical Society, it provides professional training for a career in the medical, pharmaceutical and health services industries. The course is based on the MSc Statistics with additional training in specialist areas of medical applications.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 Honours degree with substantial mathematical and statistical components or a pass at an equivalent level in the Graduate Certificate. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: data analysis; statistical laboratory; linear models; epidemiological methods and time series; Bayesian inference and further clinical trials; sampling, design and medical statistics.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by formal examinations, project work and a dissertation.

Sponsorship information

You may be able to get University and external company funding depending on your qualifications. We need to receive all funding applications by the first week in March.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,250 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,250 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 24 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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