What will I learn?

About this course

The MRes in Health and Wellbeing is an excellent introduction to research methods and provides a firm foundation if you wish to pursue doctoral study.

  • Brings together staff from Schools including Public Health, Nursing and Allied Health, and Sport, Leisure and Nutrition
  • Combines a critical approach with a research focus
  • Can lead to doctoral study in chosen area
  • You will be taught and supported by credible researchers to ensure that you have a bespoke experience
  • Available full-time (1 year) or part-time (2 years)

This MRes in Health and Wellbeing provides the knowledge and skills required to put you on the right path to become an independent researcher.

This programme provides a range of modules which will prepare you to develop research questions and answer them using the most appropriate methods, whilst also providing you with the experience to feel confident to undertake research in the future, whether that be for a PhD or in a relevant role.

The city centre campus is undergoing major refurbishment as part of the University's ambitious capital investment plan, providing our students with outstanding facilities and learning environments in the heart of Liverpool city centre.

Assessment

How learning is monitored on your programme

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic.

You will be assessed through essays, reports, presentations and your research proposal and dissertation.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Education, Health and Community

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
£16,100.00 (US$ 22,016) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected September 2022

Venue

Liverpool John Moores University

Egerton Court (Headquarters),

2 Rodney Street,

Liverpool,

L1 2UA, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants require a four-year bachelors degree with a minimum CGPA: 2.5/4.0 (equivalent to 2:2) or 3.0/4.0 (equivalent to 2:1). IELTS 6.0 Overall with 5.5 in each component.

For international students

You will need: an honours degree at 2:1 or above; equivalent professional qualifications and experience. Additional information: Prior to entry, a personal statement and references will be required; Where English is not a first language, an IELTS score of 7 must be achieved. A minimum score of 7.0 is required within all components.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About Liverpool John Moores University

LJMU ranks in the Global Top 100 universities under 50 years old in the world (The Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2021).

  • Investment of GBP 160 million into cutting-edge facilities
  • Located in ‘the coolest place to live in the UK’
  • Students from over 100 different countries

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