Master Health and Social Care (M.Res)

University of Dundee

Tuition fee: Not specified
Start date: September  2014, September  2015
Duration full-time: 12 months
  • English
Delivery mode: On Campus
Educational variant: Part-time, Full-time

Show more

Your Details
Thank You

Become a StudyPortals member and get access to exclusive information, like scholarships and student reviews, related to your favourite programme!

Please enter your full name.

Something went wrong. Please try again here.

Confirmation e-mail address does not match.

Confirmation e-mail address does not match.

An account with this e-mail already exists. Please log in here.

Are you already a StudyPortals Member?
Find all members only information here


Thank you! Please check your e-mail to activate your account. Once your membership account is activated, you can find all information here.

You can also find alternative Masters here



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.

English Language Requirements

IELTS band: 6.5
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.

The IELTS test is most widely accepted by universities and is also accepted for Tier 4 visas to the UK- learn more.

Members only information


Please sign in to have access to members only information like related scholarships, student reviews etc. Not a member yet? Create a StudyPortals membership account now!


Please sign in to have access to members only information like related scholarships, student reviews etc. Not a member yet? Create a StudyPortals membership account now!

Create a free account now!

  • Save and compare your favourite study programmes
  • Apply for the
    € 1000 scholarship
    awarded by StudyPortals each three months
  • Receive personal updates helping you to find the right study programme for you
Sign up for free or log in


You are normally required to take an English Proficiency Test.

Most Universities recognise the IELTS test.

Take IELTS test
IELTS test

Apply for a € 1,000 Scholarship from StudyPortals now Awarded every three months

more information

Welcome to StudyPortals chat
Thank you
Thank you for your question. We will get back to you soon! The reply will be sent to your account which you can activate via the e-mail you just received. Find more study programmes
More info about studying
in Europe?
Chat with us!
More info about studying
in Europe? Ask a question to
our study advisors!
Chat with us!
Ask a question to our
study advisors! Click here