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The MRes Health and Social Care is an e-learning course, and is there to develop health and social care professionals who have the skills and competence to conduct high quality, effective research.
This Masters degree provides a comprehensive introduction to research methods. It will enable students to make informed decisions about appropriate research design and methods and will equip them to carry out a piece of original empirical research.
For those who wish, it will prepare them for further study such as a PhD.
In order to achieve the named award of MRes (Masters in Research Health and Social care) students undertake modules as shown below.
- Core: Critical Appraisal Skills for Practitioners (30 Credits)
- Choice: Qualitative Research Methods or Quantitative research Methods (30 Credits)
- Option: Clinical Statistics or Models of Research or Practice Development: Independent Study (30 Credits)
- Dissertation Module: Preparing a Research Proposal and Topic Relating to Health and Social Care (30 + 60 Credits)
To be eligible to undertake the programme, you will need an undergraduate degree in a relevant subject.
You will require access to a personal computer with good connection to the internet (broadband Essential).
English Language Requirement: IELTS of 6.5 overall, and not less than 6.0 in any one score, if your first language is not English.
|TOEFL paper-based test score :||575|
IMPORTANT NOTE: Since April 2014 the ETS tests (including TOEFL and TOEIC) are no longer accepted for Tier 4 visa applications to the United Kingdom. The university might still accept these tests to admit you to the university, but if you require a Tier 4 visa to enter the UK and begin your degree programme, these tests will not be sufficient to obtain your Visa.