Quantitative Methods in Healthcare

Quantitative Methods in Healthcare
Quantitative research is producing factual and reliable outcome data within healthcare. At the centre of evidence based practice lies predominantly the systematic review of quantitative studies. All health professionals must have a good understanding of quantitative research methods most commonly used in healthcare so that they can appraise and conduct them safely.  

Credits 
20 credits 

Module Attendance Required
One week block

Module Dates 
2017/18
Dates to be confirmed

Methods of teaching
Lectures, practical classes/workshops, independent study.

Assessment
One 2,500 word essay (50%) and one 2 hour MCQ exam (50%) For both elements students will have to achieve a pass mark

Module Coordinator
Professor Debbie Carrick-Sen
Dr Nikolaos Efstathiou

Stand Alone Course
This module can be taken as a standalone course. The module can be taken as assessed or non assessed. To apply, please contact the Programme Coordinator at acp@contacts.bham.ac.uk. For further information on fees or entry requirements, please contact the Programme Coordinator.