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Methods of Inquiry - 10 credits (HCT009)

Module leader

Amy Lake


Profession specific module for Medical Illustrators.

Programme Pathway

Compulsory module for PGC in Medical Illustration.

Prior Learning

A first degree in photography, graphic design or a media related topic, and current practice as a medical illustrator.

Credit rating

10 at M level

Notional learning time

100 hours


To enable students to develop their problem solving and research skills with particular reference to their profession. The module will introduce the students to the idea of examining their own profession and their performance in it using a critical and problem solving approach. The module will enable the student to acquire the skills necessary to be able to evaluate practice, critically appraise published research studies, so enabling them to contribute to evidence based practice.