University of Derby: Health and Social Care

InstitutionUniversity of Derby View institution profile
Department Health Care Practice
Web www.derby.ac.uk/postgraduate
Email askadmissions@derby.ac.uk
Telephone 01332 591167
Study type Research

Summary

Gain the knowledge and understanding needed to establish yourself as a Health and Social Care expert in your area of interest.

- By studying for a PhD or MPhil you can gain a strong knowledge and understanding of the subject and then establish yourself as an expert in your area of interest.
- You'll be supported throughout the duration of your studies by your allocated research supervisor.
- There is the opportunity to study alongside other research students who come from a diverse range of backgrounds and countries, which can help to enhance your learning experience.
- We have research centres and groups looking into a range of topics of which you can become involved in.
- You have the option to study full-time or part-time.

Research is an important component of academic life. It plays a major role in supporting what we teach to our students, and directly helps organisations to solve real world issues.

You can undertake a negotiated programme of research leading to the award of either a Master of Philosophy degree or a Doctor of Philosophy degree.

These higher degrees are awarded in recognition of a successful period of research training normally culminating in the production of a thesis.

Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

Master of Philosophy - MPhil

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At the University of Derby, your future is our focus; with expert academics bringing a wealth of industry experience, continuous investment in cutting-edge facilities and research, and fantastic support for our students. Whether you are progressing from undergraduate study, want to change or develop your career, or simply study the subject you love in more depth, we offer a wide range of courses and study methods including full-time, part-time and online learning.

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