Clinical Trials

University College Cork


Course Name Clinical Trials
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code PDCT
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 19 September 2022.
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Expand+Closing Date: Non-EU Closing Date: 15 June

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Duration 9 Months Part-Time
Course Delivery Method Online
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is €7,330.
The Non-EU fee for this course is €7,500.

If your course required a deposit, that figure will be deducted from your second semester fee payment in January.

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Entry Requirements

1. Applicants accepted on the Postgraduate Diploma Clinical Trials are expected to hold an honours Postgraduate Certificate Clinical Trials (minimum Second Class Honours Grade II from UCC).
2. Applicants applying for the Postgraduate D...

Course Content

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This Postgraduate Diploma Clinical Trials is suitable for those wishing to pursue a career in clinical trials in the pharmaceutical, medical device or academic sectors. It is a wholly online, part-time course designed for the working...

Subjects Taught • EH6126 Advanced Clinical Trial Design and Analysis (online) (10 credits)
• EH6127 Regulated Clinical Trials and Pharmacovigilance (online) (10 credits)
• EH6128 Management of Multicentre Studies (online) (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
• Pharmacovigilance Associate
• Regulatory Affairs Associate
Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr Frances Shiely
+353 21 420 5512

Ms Aoife Quinlan
+353 21 420 5577
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