Study a research degree (MPhil/PhD) in health and social care if you’re looking to deepen your knowledge and are passionate about research that can change policies and lives.
Our research degree in health...Read more
Our goal is to improve health by conducting world-class research and teaching in primary care.
Our staff, both clinical and research-based, are dedicated to undertaking internationally acclaimed...Read more
The PhD programme will provide a dedicated route for high calibre students who want to carry out clinical, health or social care research using an evidence-based methodology, including randomised clinical...Read more
PhD Postgraduate Research in Social Work and Social Care
Why choose this course?
We offer supervision for PhD research in a range of areas relating to Social Work and Social Care. The team has experience of full time, part time, mature professionals and overseas students. ...Read more
PhD: Make a substantial and original contribution to knowledge in the fields of education or social care. The School of Education and Social Care provides a thriving environment to education...Read more
PhD (by Dissertation) - Health, Psychology & Social Care
This is the conventional route to gaining a PhD, where you are expected to create an original research proposal.
An advisory team supports you during your PhD study, providing regular feedback...Read more
Our research generates vital new knowledge about developments that have an impact both on the social care workforce and on service provision, addressing social outcomes such as quality...Read more
Course summaryStudy for a PhD within Health and Social Care, devoted to cutting edge applied research. Based within the academic departments of Allied Health Professions, Nursing and Midwifery or Social...Read more
With a wide range of staff expertise in nursing, allied health professions, social work and social care, the team is able to supervise research across a range of subject areas, and tailored to your discipline. ...Read more
Medical and Health Care Studies is available as a PhD, MPhil, and MSc by Research and is based around four key research themes: Biomarkers and Genes; Devices; Microbes and Immunity; Patient...Read more
Our research areas include: play, play-work, children and childhood, philosophy, policy and ethics, play sufficiency, children’s rights, places and spaces, nature and value of children’s play, playful...Read more
Our early years are critical in forming the behaviours that will influence our lifelong health and well-being. Rapid social and technological changes mean we now have to think differently...Read more
This PhD course is designed to develop the research and critical-thinking skills that can benefit you in your future career. Researchers and Academics in the School of Health and Social Care have extensive...Read more
From theory and practice in wellbeing to the challenges of social work practice in safeguarding, mental health, adoption and reflective practice to the exploration of extraordinary childhoods, digital...Read more
A PhD is awarded on the successful completion of a long programme of supervised research that will contribute new knowledge to your field. You will disseminate your findings by means of peer reviewed output and thesis. ...Read more
The PhD in Childhood and Youth Studies gives you the opportunity to develop specialist knowledge in an area of interdisciplinary interest and to hone advanced research skills. As part of the internationally...Read more