This module will familiarise students with quantitative and qualitative approaches to research and to enable students to employ appropriate methods in conducting their own research.
This module is normally purchased as part of the full Masters or postgraduate diploma or in conjunction with the postgraduate (level 7) module MSc Research project please contact the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education for advice.
Who is this module for?
Students registered on PgDip, MSc, MRes or MPhil/PhD courses.
Applicants will be required to meet all of the following criteria:
Applications will be considered from non-standard applicants who can demonstrate the following certificated learning:
and one of the following completed within the last five years:
Proficiency in English language
Evidence of English language testing will be required from all applicants for whom English is not their first language and who have not previously undertaken studies in English. The required level of proficiency will be a minimum overall International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score (or equivalent) of 6.5, with no section achieving less than 6.0. Evidence of proficiency must be dated within the last two years. Applicants who have taken the examination more than twice in one year will not be considered.
All international applicants must satisfy the requirements of the UK Border Agency in relation to St George's responsibilities as a Highly Trusted Sponsor for students (Tier 4).
Advanced practice route
Applicants for this route will be required to meet all the following additional requirements:
Presentation of a research proposal (formative) and submission of a written research proposal (summative)
Course length: 14 Teaching Days