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Applied Clinical Research

Wrexham Glyndwr University

M.Res.
12 months
Duration
12500 GBP/year
6615 GBP/year
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About

The MRes Applied Clinical Research programme at Wrexham Glyndwr University has been designed to serve healthcare professionals such as nursing, audiology, midwifery, physiotherapy, psychology, radiology and medical sciences graduates wanting to embark on a research degree focussing on human health and disease. 

Overview

As such, it leads to a professionally recognised qualification, being externally approved by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS).  

The MRes Applied Clinical Research programme at Wrexham Glyndwr University equips graduates with the skills and subject-specific knowledge needed to pursue a research-based career in clinical medicine and healthcare. The programme focuses on clinical research (e.g. audits, clinical outcome measures, quality improvement, qualitative or quantitative), and provides ideal training for students who want to enhance their careers within the NHS and health sector, or subsequently wish to move onto a PhD programme, or who simply wish to undertake a significant research (120 credits) project at Masters level.

Career

This course is predominantly aimed at health professionals from a range of disciplines who wish to enhance their skills and knowledge in clinically focused research.

It is aimed at those who wish to pursue clinical/academic research careers eg research nurses, clinical trials coordinators and principal investigators.The course provides comprehensive training in research, providing an excellent foundation for students who wish to go on to study for a PhD.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research methods
  • Critically exploring professional practice in the context of health & society 
  • Clinical medicine: pathology of disease 
  • Research Project 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We advise international students to apply as early as possible to allow us sufficient time to process your application.

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An initial honours degree of Wrexham Glyndŵr University or another approved degree awarding body.
  • A minimum of 2:2 honours degree, which has a significant content of biological science (e.g. Biomedical Science, Human Biology, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, etc.)
  • Have relevant work experience at a senior level that is deemed to compensate the lack of formal qualifications, and have held a position of management responsibility within the biomedical, clinical or healthcare sectors for a minimum of three years within the previous five years. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6615 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6615 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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