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MT5521: CLINICAL TRIALS: REGULATION, GOVERNANCE AND SAFETY (2019-2020)

Last modified: 25 Sep 2019 09:58


Course Overview

The course will provide an understanding of the role of governance and regulatory requirements for clinical research and will be invaluable to researchers whether scientists or medics.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Chair in Anaethesia Helen Galley

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

The course will comprise lectures, group discussion and seminars and focuses on clinical trial design and conduct plus research governance including ethics, pharmacovigilance and safety. Importantly, there will be emphasis on using skills, knowledge and understanding to communicate information to a variety of different audiences which is a key requirement in clinical research.


Details, including assessment, may be subject to change until 31 July 2022 for 1st half-session courses and 23 December 2022 for 2nd half-session courses.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 2 Lectures during University weeks 25 - 30
  • 1 Lecture during University weeks 31 - 32

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Details, including assessment, may be subject to change until 31 July 2022 for 1st half-session courses and 23 December 2022 for 2nd half-session courses.

Summative Assessments

Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 20
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback Word Count 500
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 50
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback Word Count 2000
Learning Outcomes
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Oral Presentation: Individual

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 30
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Learning Outcomes
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Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Course Learning Outcomes

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