Online Health Technology Assessment, Pg Cert/ Pg Dip/ MSc

University of Glasgow

Study in:Scotland
Expired
Deadline: 15 Mar 2019

About

The Health Technology Assessment program from University of Glasgow places emphasis on practicality, which gives students an edge in the job market – allowing them to pursue careers in the pharmaceutical industry, government agencies, research and more. Following completion of the program, you’ll be able to appraise evidence and understand the consequences of technology in order to prioritise its use. What’s more the program can be tailored to meet your specific requirements. Whether you want to study an MSc, a PgDip or a PgCert, or choose your duration of study between 1 and 6 years; at University of Glasgow you can further your ambitions without compromising your current commitments.

Program Structure

Choose your own path

Through teacher-guided discussions and collaborative peer work, you’ll improve your knowledge and define your area of interest. After completing the core components of the program, you can opt to focus on more specific, specialised areas such as analytic modelling or qualitative research methods. These courses have been designed to include the latest academic research and challenges in health technology assessment, and they give you key skills you can apply in your career.

Studying 100% online gives you the flexibility to access our industry-lead teaching and research from anywhere in the world, at any time. By studying online, you will be able to tailor the course around your needs and won’t have to sacrifice your current career in order to pursue a new one. We offer a variety of study options from podcasts, video, live seminars and discussions – whatever helps them learn and achieve their career goals.

Academic Requirements

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Entry requirements: 2:1 in a relevant quantitative subject or equivalent qualification from a recognised institution
  • International students: applicants must have an IELTS score of 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any band
  • Possess a degree from a recognised institution in medical, dental, nursing, or from another appropriate health profession. Applications will also be considered from individuals with other relevant degree qualifications, who are, or aspire to be, employed in the education of health professionals. Applicants should ideally work in a health professions environment

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