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MScClinical Science (Palliative Care)

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GPs who wish to develop a special interest and nurses who wish to
develop research roles will find this course particularly rewarding.

During the course you will:

  • Benefit from the University’s links to all the major clinical and
    academic centres in both Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire, including the
    University of Hertfordshire and Cranfield University
  • Enhance your academic capability and research methodology skills
    in order to meet your professional development needs
  • Gain a high quality postgraduate qualification

Areas of study you may cover on this course include:

  • Research methodology
  • Project preparation
  • Evidence-based medicine
  • Ethical and legal aspects
  • Detailed areas of study relating to palliative care


Career opportunities


This programme is explicitly designed to meet to foster the career
development of Doctors in training, GPs who wish to develop a special
interest, nurses who wish to develop advanced clinical and research
roles and other health professionals such as therapist, chaplains,
social workers who wish to specialise in palliative care.

The programme is designed to provide a foundation for those who are
considering greater involvement in clinical research activity and to
foster an evidence based approach to practice. The mentorship
programme will enable students to identify their future career
aspirations and to take steps towards meeting these.


The programme is of particular interest to all health care and
related professions seeking to enhance their professional development
and career opportunities.

The programme will also interest those practitioners who wish to
engage in clinical research activity.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States