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Research Methods & Statistics in Palliative Care (Module)

Module description

This module aims to describe and illustrate the methods available for research in palliative care, leaving students able to understand, appraise and develop sound research studies. Common research methods in palliative care are reviewed, including systematic literature reviews, quantitative methods, qualitative methods, clinical trials, epidemiological methods, survey design, economic analysis, and integration of methods in palliative care research.

Staff information

Not applicable

Teaching pattern

Research Methods & Statistics is the first compulsory module to take for all MSc /PG Dip/ PG Cert students, which always begins in January. 

Module assessment - more information

3 hour exam

Key information

Module code 7MMPAC01

Credit level 7

Assessment written examination/s

Credit value 15

Semester Semester 2 (spring)

Study abroad module No