Your Undergraduate Dissertation in Health and Social Care

by Nicholas Walliman,

Series: SAGE Study Skills Series

Your Undergraduate Dissertation in Health and Social Care provides a practical step-by-step guide to both the theoretical and practical aspects of the process of doing an undergraduate dissertation, equipping the reader with all the skills necessary to plan, conduct and write up a research project successfully.

This is a revised edition of Nicholas Walliman's best-selling Your Undergraduate Dissertation, which has been specially tailored to the needs of those studying health, social care and related subjects. All the central topics are covered, with comprehensive information and guidance on crucial issues such as ethics, research governance and appraising the quality of the evidence. Relevant 'real life' examples are also included, drawn from a wide range of settings.

This guide offers a genuinely accessible and supportive source of advice that will be welcomed by undergraduates in working towards their final year dissertation in health and social care.


SAGE Study Skills are essential study guides for students of all levels. From how to write great essays and succeeding at university, to writing your undergraduate dissertation and doing postgraduate research, SAGE Study Skills help you get the best from your time at university. Visit the SAGE Study Skills hub for tips, resources and videos on study success!

  • SAGE Publications; July 2009
  • ISBN: 9781446202449
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Your Undergraduate Dissertation in Health and Social Care
  • Series: SAGE Study Skills Series
  • Author: Nicholas Walliman; Jane Appleton
  • Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd