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Health Technology Assessment

University of Glasgow

Venues

Off Campus

Content

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) is the assessment of relevant evidence and knowledge on the effects and consequences of healthcare technologies. It contributes to priorities and decisions in relation to prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation. This Masters in HTA focuses on the production, critical appraisal and use of scientifically rigorous research evidence, applied to a range of health-related areas.

You can exit after stage 1 with PgCert Health Technology Assessment.

You can exit after stage 2 with PgDip Health Technology Assessment.

Entry Requirements

A 2:1 Honours degree in a relevant quantitative subject. In exceptional circumstances, consideration will be given to those with a relevant professional qualification who have experience in the field of health technology assessment. A background in health or medicine is not required and we welcome applications from other academic disciplines.

Start Date

January

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

12 - 36 months

Faculty

College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences

Department

Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gla.ac.uk

Career Sectors

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