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Researching Global Health and Development - Short Course

This module aims to equip students with the practical and critical skills to prepare a detailed dissertation proposal within a focus relevant to social and organisational approaches to international health.

Content will include:

-formulating research questions
-theoretical and methodological underpinnings of health and social research
-ethics: principles and procedures
-planning a research project
-preparing a research proposal
-finding the literature - advanced library and database search procedures
-field research and primary data collection
-'desk' research and using secondary data
-analysing the Data 1 - primary qualitative data analysis
-analysing the Data 2 - quantitative data analysis
-writing the dissertation

Credit Rating: 15 SCOTCAT

Participants of the professional development courses will receive a certificate of attendance from the Institute.

However, participants wishing to gain an award may register for a post graduate certificate. The modules are then taken for credit on a part-time basis each year. A PG Cert requires 60 credits and a post graduate diploma requires 120 credits. If you do a dissertation in addition to the short courses, you will gain 180 credits.

If you register for an award, you can have up to 4 years for a PG Cert, 5 years for a PG Dip and 7 years for a MSc to complete in part-time mode.

Visit the Researching Global Health and Development (Masters Module/Short Course) page on the Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh website for more details!






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