Research Appreciation for Health and social Care


Understand the importance of research in the health sector and improve your critical evaluation skills in this specialist module.

With the experts at Staffordshire University, you will build on your existing knowledge and experience of working in health and social care situations and the evidence base used in your own practice area.

In our module, you’ll explore key research terminology, specific methodologies and methods of research, paradigms reflexivity, while looking at how this all relates to your practice area to ensure there is an understanding of ethical procedures.

This module covers both traditional and modern approaches to health and social care research, giving you an understanding of data collection and analysis to keep you up to speed with modern techniques.

Delivery method
Blended learning
Centre for Health Innovation Stafford
Certificate of Attendance

Entry requirements

Working in an area where the provision of sexual health is part of the professional role. Students on the Level 7 will have to demonstrate they are able to work at this academic level.



UK University

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

for Job Prospects

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

for Student Satisfaction

Complete University Guide 2022

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

for Course Content

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021