Clinical Trials

University College Cork

 

Course Name Clinical Trials
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKU17
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Certificate National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters PG Cert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 21 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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Duration 9 Months Part-Time
Course Delivery Method Online
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Entry Requirements

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1. Students accepted on the Postgraduate Certificate in Clinical Trials are expected to hold an honours primary degree (NFQ Level 8), minimum second class honours grade 2, or equivalent, in a Science or health related discipline, or rel...

Course Content

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Develop a career in clinical trials in the pharmaceutical, medical device or academic sectors as a clinical trialist, data manager, quality manager, project manager, clinical research nurse, research associate or pharmacovigilance ass...

Subjects Taught Modules
• EH6123 Fundamentals of Clinical Trials (10 credits)
• EH6124 Introduction to Clinical Trial Design and Analysis (10 credits)
• EH6125 Ethics, Data Management and Quality in Clinical Trials (10 credits)
Assessment Method Assessments can be expected to comprise of discussion fora, individual project and other online assessments. Each 10-credit module comprises continuous assessment 200 marks, divided as follows: Online activities 120 marks; and Written Assignment(s) 80 marks. The compulsory elements are continuous assessment, online participation in discussions and written assignment.
Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
On completion of the course you can pursue a career in the academic, pharmaceutical or medical device sectors as a
• Clinical Trialist
• Quality Manager
• Project Manager
• Trial Monitor
• Data Associate
• Data Manager
• Clinical Research Nurse
• Clinical Research Associate
• Research Coordinator
• Pharmacovigilance Associate
• Regulatory Affairs Associate
Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr Frances Shiely
f.shiely@ucc.ie
+353 21 420 5512
https://www.ucc.ie/en/crfc/staff/

Ms Aoife Quinlan
a.quinlan@ucc.ie
+353 21 420 5577
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