Clinical Trials

University College Cork


Course Name Clinical Trials
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKU17
Course Type Postgraduate
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
Application Date

Expand+Applications for 2019 start dates will open on November 1st 2018.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means we offer places four times a year on a rolling basis. Some cour...

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Duration 9 Months Part-Time
Course Delivery Method Online
Course Fee The fee for this course is €3,600.
Entry Requirements


1.Students accepted on the Postgraduate in Certificate 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 re...

Course Content

Expand+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 associate with expe...

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)
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
+353 21 4205512

Ms Aoife Quinlan
+353 21 420 5577
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