Online Health Technology Assessment (MSc, PG Cert, PG Dip)

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The award
MSc, PG Cert, PG Dip

How long you will study
1 - 6 year

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
online

Course starts
January, April, September

International course fees
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About Online Health Technology Assessment at University of Glasgow Online Programmes, University of Glasgow

Today's technology has the potential to prevent, diagnose and treat disease like never before. Out of 25,000 compounds that start in the laboratory, 5 make it to market and only 1 actually recoups what was invested. Our online programme will arm you with the tools to drive those crucial practice and policy decisions.

After completing our online Health Technology Assessment programme, you'll have the ability to appraise evidence and understand the consequences of technology in order to prioritise its use. It's this practical know-how that gives recent graduates or professionals working in the pharmaceutical industry, government agencies or research, the means to grow their careers.

Our distance learning programme, which is only one of a few such programmes in the world, is delivered by the College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences, home to world leading expertise across an impressive diversity of disciplines. Delivered by the Health Economics and Health Technology Assessment (HEHTA) research team, the programme offers multidisciplinary insights in data science, health economics, analytical decision modelling and patient-reported outcome measures, as it's happening, right now. Lecturer Professor Andrew Briggs currently co-chairs a task force responsible for creating articles into new modelling methods for medical decision-making and technology assessment.

The HEHTA team also drives key decisions and assessments for international health agencies such as NICE, SMC and HITAP, ensuring that our online programme content is up-to-date and relevant in the real world. Research is currently underway to deliver safer and more cost-effective treatments in Scotland through the use of precision healthcare technology.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMSc, PG Cert, PG DipHow you will studyOnlineHow long you will study1 - 6 year
    Course startsJanuary, April, SeptemberDomestic course fees find outInternational course fees find out

Entry requirements

International students: applicants must have an IELTS score of 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any band

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