|Study location||United Kingdom, (Main Site)|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£11,846 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in any language
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each band)
At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
One academic reference must be sent
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
This course aims to enhance your knowledge and understanding of
theoretical and applied issues in health and social care.
In addition to developing your skills in research methodologies, the
course provides a range of modules from which you can construct a
programme of study appropriate to your interests and career
You can study this course full-time over one
year, or on a part-time basis for as little as two years. There are
also exit points for part-time students at Postgraduate Certificate
and Diploma levels. Part-time study requires you to attend the
University for the equivalent of one afternoon and one evening per
week. It is also possible to study some modules as an associate
Areas of study include:
- Contemporary issues in health and social care
- Evidence-based practice
- Clinical governance
- Public health
- Health development
- Interprofessional practice can be studied
Health Studies modules can provide an opportunity to widen your CV and
job prospects if your first degree was a professional qualification.
The modules available enhance management and leadership capabilities
and may facilitate promotion opportunities within your current
service. Alternatively, the course provides an overview of policy and
practice within the UK, widening opportunities for international
students to learn, compare and apply new knowledge.