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Health Research - MSc, PGCert, PGDip (Full-Time/Part-Time, 2019 Entry)

The Health Research programme is for those intending to go on to a career that involves health-related research. This includes those aiming for a PhD and those wanting to undertake high quality research as part of their professional practice in healthcare.

The programme is carefully structured, developed and delivered by experts in their field of research, often drawing on individual research experience. The programme covers research methods, statistics and broader research skills.

Teaching:

Teaching is through seminars and lectures and includes a dissertation - an extensive piece of work that you will choose, research and write with individual supervision from your tutor.

Assessment:

Most of the modules are assessed by a 4,000 word written assignment.

Your dissertation will need to be an original work of 15,000-20,000 words on a topic agreed with your supervisor.

The Health Research programme is for those intending to go on to a career that involves health-related research. This includes those aiming for a PhD and those wanting to undertake high quality research as part of their professional practice in healthcare.


To Visit Warwick...

There are a number of different ways to visit the University of Warwick throughout the year. We host bespoke PG visits, where you can talk directly with your chosen department and explore our campus through a personalised tour. Some departments also host their own events and open days, where you can learn more about your department or course of study. To find out more about all of these opportunities, visit our Postgraduate Visits page.

Essential information

Course Code

P-B9C2

Duration

Full-time: 1 year

(October 2019 - October 2020)

Part-time: 3 years

(October 2019 - October 2022)

Entry Requirements

We welcome applications from graduates with at least a 2:2 honours degree, or equivalent qualification, in an appropriate subject.
We also consider candidates with other relevant qualifications and individuals with a minimum of three years’ work experience. Those without formal qualifications need to demonstrate relevant work experience and the ability to study at postgraduate level.

English Language Requirements

Band A

IELTS 6.5 overall with 6.5 in reading and writing and no component below 6.0.

Department of Study

WMS

Location of Study

University of Warwick

Course Fees

See Student Finance

Scholarships

For information on Scholarships within the Warwick Medical School, please visit this page.

Additional Course Costs
This course has no additional costs.

How to Apply

Department website

Get a PG Prospectus

 

This information is applicable for 2019 entry.