University of Stirling
This course develops skilled and knowledgeable multi-disciplinary healthcare researchers, able to understand and confidently use research techniques appropriate to their practice/subject area. Helping students to become conversant with approaches used by other social and healthcare researchers is also key as well as developing practical research skills, for example, in user involvement and the use of new technologies.
A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply.
The practice of health research 1 and 2; qualitative research; quantitative research; research ethics and governance; public health approaches; health research placement.
Advanced literature searching and annotation, designing research projects individually and as part of a team, creating funding proposals and ethics applications; writing research papers for submission to journals, data analysis exercises, verbal presentations, viva.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 11,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 11,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Stirling Campus||Stirling||FK9 4LA||Scotland|
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