Research methods and skills


Training and professional development for researchers at various stage in their career: graduate and doctoral students, early-career researchers, and those with substantial experience looking for a refresher or extending their research into new areas

  • Mixed research methods

  • Medical and health sciences

  • Ecological research

  • Management and presentation skills

Flexible courses designed to be accessible to busy researchers, delivered by experienced tutors from a range of health, social scientific and ecological research communities.

The courses use a range of formats, including face-to-face, online, and blended learning. Most of the courses can be taken 'for credit' by research students seeking to build a portfolio of accredited training and development.

Upcoming courses

Medieval and Tudor Gardens

  • Short courses
  • Fri 02 Jun 2017 to 04 Jun 2017
  • 6.00pm Friday - 12.45pm Sunday

Introduction to Study Design & Research Methods

  • Professional development
  • Mon 05 Jun 2017 to 09 Jun 2017

Nelson's Navy

  • Short courses
  • Sat 10 Jun 2017
  • 10.00am - 5.00pm

Introduction to Statistics for Health Care Research

  • Professional development
  • Mon 12 Jun 2017 to 18 Aug 2017

Qualitative Research Methods

  • Professional development
  • Mon 19 Jun 2017 to 23 Jun 2017