Healthcare practitioners require the skills and knowledge to both critically appraise and generate research evidence in order to evaluate and develop practice and to provide appropriate care.
Healthcare roles also demand the development of skills that enable practitioners to discuss, disseminate and implement research findings in collaboration with colleagues, service users and the wider community.
This module introduces you to the main principles of research in the behavioural and health sciences.
It covers key concepts related to the scientific method and various research designs used in the study of human behaviour, health and illness.
This module aims to:
Entry requirements for BSc Health Sciences (online) programme:
Entry requirements for study as a stand-alone module:
Martin is a Chartered Psychologist and joined City University in November 2010 as the Project Coordinator for two large cluster RCTs of telehealth and telecare. Martin previously worked at University College London (UCL).
Martin studied Psychology (BSc) and Health Psychology (MSc) at Staffordshire University before taking a post at ...