Quantitative Methods for Health Research

This module introduces learners to the basic principles of research design for quantitative studies in epidemiology.

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Most modules require a 2.2 degree in a related discipline or equivalent professional experience. Should you have any queries regarding your eligibility, please contact us at info@advancecentre.ie

On completion of this module learners will be able to:
1. Design a research proposal that is appropriate to a quantitative methodology and demonstrates an understanding of basic principles of epidemiological research.
2. Design appropriate study data collection instrument relevant to a specific study
3. Effectively communicate an informed scientific argument for choice of research design in an epidemiological study
4. Use project management tools in the development of a research proposal satisfying quality and ethical guidelines.


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