Clinical Trials

Module Overview

This module will teach students about the theoretical basis of clinical decision making and how this effects our understanding of the role and importance of well conducted clinical trials. Issues of trial design, both in early and phase 3 trials will be addressed as will a variety of trial settings. The emphasis will be on the importance of good trial design and the interpretation of clinical trial data.


10 credits

Module Attendance Required

1 block week of teaching

Module Dates
2016/17 dates

28 November – 2 December 2016


Written assignment

Academics involved in the delivery of this module

Dr Neil Steven, Senior Lecturer and NHS Consultant and Professor Cindy Billingham Senior Research Fellow Cancer Studies.

Stand Alone Course

This module can be taken as a stand alone course if required.

Fee - £550

For further information please contact: 

Programme Administrator
Tel: +44 (0)121 414 3803