Quantitative Methods in Applied Health Research

Module code: MD7432

Module co-ordinators: Danielle Bodicoat, Nafeesa Dhalwani

Topics

  • Describing and presenting data
  • Having confidence in data
  • Analysing data using SPSS
  • Survey methods and questionnaire design
  • Observational research methods
  • Design and conduct of clinical trials
  • Introduction to health economics

Learning

  • 9 one-hour lectures
  • 10 one-hour seminars
  • 11 one-hour workshops

Assessment

  • Analysis of sample data and written report (70%)
  • Critical appraisal of research designs (30%)