Planit


Health Studies

University of the West of Scotland

Venues

Off campus

Content

The course consists of a menu of core, option and independent study modules, set within a framework of inter-related themes such as: contemporary issues; role enhancement; and evidence-based practice.

The modules reflect contemporary issues of relevance for all healthcare professionals and are mapped against the core and specific dimensions of the NHS Knowledge and Skills Framework, which are equally applicable to many professional and organisational groups.

You will also have the opportunity to select areas of particular interest that are meaningful and relevant within your own organisation/work setting.

You can exit after 36 months with PgCert Health Studies

You can exit after 48 months with PgDip Health Studies

Entry Requirements

You will normally have a first degree or demonstrate relevant senior management experience in a health-related area.

Start Date

September, January, May

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

3 years

Faculty

School of Health and Life Sciences

Department

Health

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.uws.ac.uk

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

Related courses by level

No courses listed.

Ambulance Services

Dentistry

Dietetics

Medical Technology

Medicine and Surgery

Nursing and Auxiliary Work

Occupational Therapy

Ophthalmics and Orthoptics

Pharmacy

Physiotherapy

Podiatry

Radiography

Speech Therapy

Therapists