Aims/Description: Full-time and part-time students will, where possible, complete a research based project with an external organisation (e.g. academic unit, industry or the NHS) for 3 months (July to September inclusive).The project will culminate in a written dissertation that will generally involve adapting or developing a new cost-effectiveness model or addressing a health economic problem that makes use of any of the programme quantitative modules.The dissertation module provides students with an opportunity to practice and develop the skills acquired on the programme and to prepare them for future employment.

Staff Contact: THOMAS CHLOE V
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Project work, Presentation

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Teaching methods and assessment displayed on this page are indicative for 2021-22. Students will be informed by the academic department of any changes made necessary by the ongoing pandemic.

Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK