Health and Wellbeing

UHI Outer Hebrides


Outer Hebrides Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


This course is designed to meet the career development needs of health and social care professionals in the UK. It will increase your awareness of the social, technological, economic, political and environmental changes taking place within health and social care, whether in the public, private or voluntary sectors, enabling you to take your career to the next stage.


Policy into practice; Individual and social influences on health.

You can exit after 12 months with PgCert Health and Wellbeing

Challenges and Practice Solutions in Remote and Rural Areas; Qualitative Inquiry.

You can exit after 24 months with PgDip Health and Wellbeing

Plus one from:
Advanced Diabetes; Child and Adolescent Mental Health; Developing Communities; Disability and Society; Enabling Self-Management: Developing Practice; Enabling Self-Management: Leading Change; Ethics in Health and Wellbeing; Informatics in Health and Social Care; Understanding Contemporary Leadership and Management; Introduction to Patient Safety in Integrated Health and Social Care Environment.

Entry Requirements

2:1 Honours degree or equivalent. A 2:2 honours degree or below, an ordinary degree or DipHE in a relevant subject, plus relevant professional experience may also be considered.

Start Date

September, January


Postgraduate Master's



Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

Up to 6 years


Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level