This Evidence-Based Health Care course from The University of Manchester will help clinicians to provide optimal patient care and provides a sound basis for health science researchers to progress to doctoral study. The content has been designed by international leaders in the field of evidence-based healthcare.
In addition, the course allows you to study flexibly in your own time and is integrated with our Master of Public Health and Master of Dental Public Health courses.
An optional two-day face-to-face residential course is offered to first year students at the start of their studies. Attendance is not mandatory, but the event provides a helpful introduction to the course, tutors and to fellow students. All the induction materials from this event are made available online.
This course aims to give students an understanding of the process of systematic reviews and guideline development and implementation.
For those taking the PGDip and MSc courses, you will also learn how to critically interpret systematic reviews and apply the findings in healthcare settings by developing and implementing evidence-based guidelines.
MSc students will also be trained in evidence synthesis process to enable you to conduct most aspects of a systematic review.
This course will equip healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills to identify and use evidence in practice. It will also provide a sound basis for health science researchers to progress to doctoral study.
- Evidence Synthesis: Systematic Reviews
- Guideline Development and Implementation
- Research Methods
- Oral Health & Disease in Populations
- Implementing Strategy in Dental Services
- 12 months
- 30 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesPublic Health View 152 other Masters in Public Health in United Kingdom
We require an Upper Second honours degree or overseas equivalent, preferably in a relevant subject. Significant relevant experience may be considered where the academic qualification falls below an Upper Second degree or equivalent.
International19000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 19000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA9500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
- UK/EU (per annum): £950 per 15 credits and £1,900 for dissertation
- International (per annum): £1,900 per 15 credits and £3,800 for dissertation
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