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University of Gloucestershire

Research, audit and service evaluation methods CPS [Level 7]

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Part Time
Course length
3 Months
Oxstalls, Gloucester

What is Research, audit and service evaluation methods CPS [Level 7]?

This module is designed to support practitioners of health to become increasingly research active, learning how to use evidence to support innovation and change, evaluate clinical interventions and audit clinical services against standards. You’ll learn about the processes involved in research, service evaluation and clinical audit, including design and methodology.

Learning from this module will enable you to propose and design a simple research, audit or service evaluation project relevant to your area of practice.

Study style

001: 100% Assignment: 3,000 words

Contact hours
Scheduled Contact Hours: 30
Independent Learning Hours: 120

On-campus delivery dates
Face to face teaching sessions will take place on the following dates in 2024:

  • 16 April
  • 30 April
  • 14 May
  • 28 May
  • 11 June

Teaching sessions for the subsequent intake will take place on the following dates:

  • 22 October
  • 5 November
  • 19 November
  • 3 December
  • 10 December

Transition to full MSc
You can undertake modules individually then move to the full MSc at a later date, taking the results of previous modules with you via the Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process.

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If you’re being sponsored to do this module, please get in touch with the Admissions Team by email at

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Oct 2024 Oxstalls, Gloucester £670 TBC
Jan 2025 Oxstalls, Gloucester £670 TBC
May 2025 Oxstalls, Gloucester £670 TBC

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