Postgraduate Course: Advanced Protocol Development (PUHR11004)
|School||Deanery of Molecular, Genetic and Population Health Sciences
||College||College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||To provide advanced practical skills for the preparation of a protocol for conducting an epidemiology study.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2018/19, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
||Block 3 (Sem 2)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 5,
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 5,
Dissertation/Project Supervision Hours 2,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 2,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Each student will submit a final protocol for marking.
This will be a substantive piece of work, equivalent to a grant application to a funding body such as the Chief Scientist Office or the Medical Research Council
|No Exam Information
| On completion of the course students will be able to:
&·Understand the practicalities of conducting an epidemiological study.
&·Plan the methodological detail of the study.
&·Write a detailed research protocol.
|Course organiser||Prof Jackie Price
Tel: (0131 6)50 3240
|Course secretary||Mr Stuart Mallen
Tel: (0131 6)50 3227