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MSc Health Research

MSc Health Research

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 12 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
The MSc Health Research offers an introduction to the key methodological and theoretical aspects of health-related research from a social scientific perspective. This course combines perspectives from the areas of sociological research methods, and the specific application of these research methods, to the burgeoning health context of an ageing population and increased need for health care. Students will gain: Knowledge of the core areas of social science, organisational studies and health, including health policy, public health, epidemiology and medical sociology; An understanding of the qualitative and quantitative approaches to researching issues of health and healthcare; Advanced training in researching psychosocial aspects of health and wellbeing.