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HCT344 - Research methods

The aim of this module is to develop your ability to critically understand and conceptualise the process of research methods and data analysis.

This will include issues of methodology, methods, data analysis, data management, ethics, governance and dissemination. This content will enable you to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to provide the highest quality of evidence-based care within health and social care systems.

The module aims to equip you with a critical and practical understanding of research and health improvement processes and refine skills in critical appraisal and project planning.

This module is available to stand-alone students starting in the spring semester.  If you are undertaking the research module (HCT343) as part of a programme please refer to the core and dissertation modules page for more information.

Module dates

Find out when this standalone module is running by downloading our Level 7 Standalone Modules Calendar:

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Module leads

Dr Catherine Purcell

Dr Catherine Purcell

Reader: Occupational Therapy

Email
purcellc2@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 225 10961
Dr Clare C Bennett

Dr Clare C Bennett

Senior Lecturer: Adult Nursing

Email
bennettc13@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 225 10818

Further information

Module codeHCT344 
Credits30
Level7