UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

Clinical trials are essential to discovering whether new healthcare interventions improve outcomes for patients. This is an expanding field which offers many exciting career opportunities. This new programme will provide an excellent grounding in clinical trials and enhance the knowledge and understanding of those already working in the field.

Course Modules

Core modules: alternative trial designs and outcomes; applying clinical trial design principles in practice; managing open trials, preparing for analysis and disseminating trial results; patient and data pathways through clinical trials; protecting patients and introduction to patient engagements; statistical principles and critical appraisal; trial design and determining the intervention; trial set'up and conduct ' from an idea to reality.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of a Bachelor's degree from a UK university in a healthcare or life science related subject or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Clinicians are required to have a degree (MBBS).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,020  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,460  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,510  Academic year. First year home fees
2 - 5 years
Variable
MSc (Postgraduate)
1 - 2 years
Part Time
PgCert
2 - 5 years
Variable
PgCert
1 year
Full Time
PgCert
1 - 2 years
Part Time
PgDip
2 - 5 years
Variable
PgDip
1 year
Full Time
PgDip