22 January 2019
Monthly Fee: $500**
The Master of Science in Health and Social Care is an online programme designed for working professionals in the field of health management and social care.
The programme aims to groom healthcare professionals for leadership and management positions by enhancing their skills in managing the healthcare process and institutions.
The master's programme is structured to develop knowledge and appreciation of different facets of the field of healthcare such as leadership, management, audit and the analysis of health and social care services.
Additionally, the programme aims to enhance the student’s academic writing skills by developing their understanding of research and data analysis, and conducting a critical literature review within the dissertation module.
Upon successfully graduating from the online MSc Health and Social Care programme, you will be more confident to lead change and implement contemporary practices, assess service delivery, introduce and implement various quality initiatives, and effectively communicate these issues with stakeholders.
Throughout the course students are assigned and guided by a personal tutor, as well as offered assistance by the Online Student Support Team on the university’s virtual learning platform.
The virtual learning platform also provides students with the opportunity to network with fellow students and healthcare professionals from across the globe.
Candidates are normally expected to hold a bachelor's degree, or
Any qualification or evidence of work experience, which the university deems on par with knowledge and skills at SCQF Level 10.
If your native language is not English, you will be required to undergo an accepted English language test. Further options can be discussed with your personal academic consultant.
Upon successful graduation, students will be equipped with much needed knowledge and skills in healthcare management required to carve a career in health and social care on a managerial level.
Please note that Edinburgh Napier University’s website (www.napier.ac.uk) is the most up to date source of information regarding courses. We strongly recommend that you always visit the website before making any commitments.
** Please contact your consultant for the updated instalment plan