Module title: Exploring Theories in Clinical Research

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: NMS09704
Module leader: Janyne Afseth
School School of Health & Social Care
Subject area group: Centre for Health and Wellbeing

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

Exploration of research design; phases of clinical trials; statistics in Clinical Research; theories and principles of Ethics; investigation of Ethics in Research; exploration of key characteristics of quantitative research; critical appraisal of evidence

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Accurately assess the importance of the clinical development of an Investigational Medicinal Product
LO2: Examine the strengths and weaknesses of research methodologies employed in clinical research
LO3: Examine the relationship between ethical theories and clinical research
LO4: Critically reflect on the importance of theoretical underpinnings on the professional roles in clinical research

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