Clinical & Translational Research

University College Dublin


Course Name Clinical & Translational Research
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X635
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2021/2022 September.
Application Date The following entry routes are available:

Grad Cert Clinical & Translational Research (One Semester)FT (X635)

Deadline: Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 4 months full-time.
Course Fee GradCert Clinical & Translational Research (X635) Full Time
EU fee per year - €3871
nonEU fee per year - €4500

***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Essential Criteria
Applicants must possess a Level 8 degree or equivalent in any science subject.

Assessment for Entry
Applicants will be assessed for entry to the programme based on the following criteria:
Undergraduate performance and final d...


Expand+Vision and Values Statement
The Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research (Semester 1 Full Time) aims to develop employment ready experts, who will implement clinical research programmes to the highest ethical, regulatory and scientific standards. O...

Course Content

Expand+GradCert Clinical & Translational Research
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 30)

The Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research aims to develop employment ready experts, who will implement clinical research programmes to the highest ethical, r...

Subjects Taught To complete the UCD Grad Cert in Clinical Research you will need to successfully complete the following 3 modules, to generate 30 ECTS credits.

Clinical trials
Data Management & Biostatistics
Clinical Trial Management

Stage 1 - Core
Clinical Trials MDCS41640
Clinical Trial Management MDCS41940
Biostatistics and Data Management MDCS41950
Assessment Method Examinations are by MCQ, projects, presentations, and practical examinations. There will also be continual assessment throughout the course.
Number of Credits 30
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
Upon completion of this course you will be equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in clinical research. Recent graduates have found employment in the Pharmaceutical, Clinical Research and academic sectors.
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Denise Gosling
Contact Number: 353 1 716 4504
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