The Essentials of

Writing a Research Protocol

The Essentials of Writing a Research Protocol

This course is tailored specifically for individuals involved in health-related research. Participants will gain a clear understanding of the purpose of a research protocol, including how it serves as the manual for their research project and a reference for future scientific papers, publications, and applications. Through interactive lessons, participants will learn to effectively develop the important elements of a research protocol including the background, aims, study design, and evaluation criteria.

By the end of the course, participants will receive a certificate of completion and be equipped with the knowledge and skills to develop a comprehensive and effective research protocol that will guide their research project to success.

By the end of the module participants will be able to:

1. Understand the purpose of the research protocol.

2. Identify the structure and contents of a research protocol.

3. Recognise the key requirements of a research protocol.


This Module Will Take Approximately 90 Minutes to Complete

Some feedback from our online participants on the ‘best aspects’ of this module

“Content was easy to read and was very comprehensive (diagrams and charts were very helpful).”

“Well delivered. Easy to follow and understand..”

“Simplicity and good quality explanations.”

“The through way the information was provided and the case examples.”

“Easy access, flexible in terms of time due to online, easy to understand.”

“Slides were informative and useful to understand nuance of research protocol .”