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PhD Health and Social Care Research Opportunities

University of Lincoln

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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    Lincoln (Main Site)

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    OCT

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

This PhD course is designed to develop the research and critical-thinking skills that can benefit you in your future career. Researchers and Academics in the School of Health and Social Care have extensive practical experience and professional links across the health and social care sectors. The School maintains close industry links to ensure that teaching is informed by the latest developments in practice and policy. As a researcher in the School, you have the opportunity to take part in a structured programme of training designed to develop the research and critical-thinking skills that can benefit you in your future career. You will be supported by an interdisciplinary team of supervisors made up of experienced academics and practitioners from across the College of Social Science. A PhD is usually awarded based on the quality of your thesis and your ability in an oral examination (viva voce) to present and successfully defend your chosen research topic to a group of academics. You are also expected to demonstrate how your research findings have contributed to knowledge or developed existing theory or understanding. Career and Personal Development: Postgraduate research can be seen as an apprenticeship in academia and an important qualification for academic research and teaching. Graduates may progress on to further study or to careers in health and social care-related industries.

Tuition fees

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£ 16,100per year

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University information

University of Lincoln

  • University League Table

    50th

  • Campus address

    University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN6 7TS, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    24th out of 83 7

  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    n/a

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    94 94%

    7th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.95 79%

    54th

    20

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