Medicine & Health - Advanced Research Methods for Healthcare Professionals

University College Cork


Course Name Medicine & Health - Advanced Research Methods for Healthcare Professionals
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MH6014
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Awaiting confirmation of class dates for 2020/21
Application Date

30th June 2020

Applications for this module are now open. To apply for this module please complete the application form:

Application Form for MH6014 2020/21:

Advanced Research Methods for Healthcare Professionals MH6014


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Duration Part-time
Awaiting confirmation of class dates for 2020/21

Additional Teaching Mode Information
Teaching Method(s): 16hr(s) Lectures (Workshops);
184hr(s) Distance Learning; Discussion Board Participation, Required Reading, Assignment Preparation and Submission, Self-Directed Learning).
Course Fee The fee for this module is €900. There is also a €35 application fee.
Entry Requirements

Expand+The Continuing Professional Development modules in Nursing and Midwifery are open to registered health care professionals in Nursing, Midwifery, Medicine, and Clinical Therapies or other allied disciplines.

Applicants who are under 23 years of age...

Course Content

Expand+Module Objective: To develop advanced knowledge of research information literacy resources, research designs and methods. To develop proficiency in relation to research appraisal and synthesis.

On successful completion of this module, students sho...

Subjects Taught Module Content: Advanced information literacy strategies, academic writing, ethical considerations, methodological approaches, processes involved in research protocol development, data collection, data coding, analysis and interpretation, systematic research appraisal and synthesis.
Assessment Method Assessment: Total Marks 200: Continuous Assessment 200 marks (3,000 word research proposal assignment - 180 marks; E-tivities - 20 marks).

Pass Standard and any Special Requirements for Passing Module: 50%.
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries CPD Co-Ordinator, CPD Centre,
An tIonad um Fhorbairt Ghairmiúil Leanúnaigh,
Q+1 floor, The Boole Library, Main Quad, U.C.C.
Location Venue
Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, Exact rooms to be confirmed.

For CPD Content Queries: Dr. Nicola Cornally
+353 (0)21 490 1622

Anna O' Leary
+353 21 490 1483
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