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Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

3 years

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Self Development

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Course summary

Acquire research training within a research led environment that prepares you for a career in health and wellbeing where research is a core component. This course is designed for professionals wishing to enhance their careers in health and wellbeing. You'll study around your own schedule, and prepare yourself either for doctoral studies, or for a more specialist or senior research related roles in healthcare. The course includes a research–based dissertation, which may become a pilot study for a PhD. You'll also study four modules based around research methods, under the supervision of a course team of academics and researchers who specialise in the field of health and wellbeing. Your academic supervisor will play a key role in guiding learning and assessment, and in how your research is applied.

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in senior positions within health and wellbeing, research, doctoral study, leadership roles within health and wellbeing.

Modules

Retrieving And Synthesising Evidence (15 Credits) - Core
Qualitative Research Methods (30 Credits) - Core
Foundations Of Research (15 Credits) - Core
Dissertation (90 Credits) - Core
Quantitative Research Methods (30 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Our tuition fee for UK/EU students starting full-time study in 2020/21 is £8,240 for the course. For distance learning study the fee will be calculated pro-rata each year based on the number of credits studied (£690 for 15 credits or £1,375 for 30 credits).

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Our tuition fee for international students starting full-time study in 2020/21 is £8,240 for the course. For distance learning study the fee will be calculated pro-rata each year based on the number of credits studied.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A degree (typically a 1st or 2:1 honours) in a subject related to Health and Wellbeing - e.g. Nursing, Radiotherapy and Oncology, Sport and Exercise Technology. Applicants with a 2:2 honours first degree will be considered on the basis of documented evidence of recent innovative practice, practice leadership, service development, research projects and/or publications. Such evidence must be clearly described in any application.

University information

There are more than 30,000 students currently at Sheffield Hallam, with more than 6,000 of those studying at postgraduate level. Sheffield Hallam University focuses heavily on industry experience and applied learning. You will study in the heart of Sheffield City centre, on one of the many postgraduate taught and research courses. They are shaped to help prepare you for creative problem-solving and dealing with complexity in the real...more