Planning and Managing Clinical Trials

Key details:

Module: P46650
Academic Credit: M Level 20 CATS points (equivalent to 10 ECTS credits)
Fees: £1,430 for UK/EU; £1,500 for International

This course requires 200 hours of student effort and runs twice a year:

  • Semester 1
    26 September 2016 - 21 December 2016
    Closing date for applications: 14 August 2016
  • Semester 2
    30 January 2017 - 19 May 2017
    Closing date for applications: 18 December 2016

Description of module

This course comprises a single M level module, designed for those who work in clinical trials or who wish to become involved in such work. It provides training in line with the relevant European Directives, International Conference for Harmonisation Good Clinical Practice Guideline, the applicable UK regulations and the NHS Research Governance Framework.

It offers an opportunity for you to gain an understanding of the principles of planning and managing clinical trials on patients and healthy volunteers. You will be able to explore and apply relevant knowledge and skills to your own working environment. The module uses a blended learning approach, which includes a detailed workbook supplemented by internet-based learning materials.


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