Research Appreciation for Health and Social Care

Overview

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.

Academic credits
15
Delivery method
Blended learning
Location
Centre for Health Innovation Stafford
Online

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.

Fees

£1,305.00

How to apply

Please email healthyop@staffs.ac.uk

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