This Masters degree includes a single module of 60 credits at level 7, 'Developing research capability'.
The successful completion of this module will enable you to convert your Postgraduate Diploma into a MSc Mental Health Studies.
The module is delivered over 12 months and assessed through a research proposal and a research dissertation/ project. The module outcomes provide you with a framework to negotiate and set learning goals for designing, implementing and writing up a piece of small scale research. A series of five one day workshops, individual tutorials and supervision will support you from conception of the research question /problem to completion of your research dissertation/ project. In order to successfully complete the module you will need to be engaged from the start of the module as an inquirer and critical friend to others in your peer group. We also ask you to commence the module with knowledge of the research ethics requirements and procedures of your organisation and some thoughts on what your research project might be about, so that you will maximise your chances of success in the module.
On completion of this programme you will have the knowledge and understanding of:
If you require more specific information about the module content, please contact Dr Margaret Volante. Please note that queries regarding fees will need to be addressed by the finance department.