Bournemouth University

Bournemouth University

Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care

The course is designed for 1st line managers and supervisors in health and social care who lead teams, manage resources and lead service improvement projects; it meets the requirements for the general social care council (GSCC) specialist award in leadership and management and encourages inter-professional learning; the course supports the social care sector with implementing the skills for care and children's workforce development council's leadership and management strategy and addresses the department of health's initiatives in leadership development.

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally hold a social work qualification recognised by the Health and Care Professions Council or a qualification in an allied profession. You must hold at least a Diploma level qualification, such as a Diploma in Higher Education (DipHE). If English is not your 1st language you will need IELTS (academic) 6.5.

Course modules

Supervision and leadership; managing with plans and budgets; evidencing professional and/or management learning 1 and 2; practice observation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,625 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,625 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,625 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,625 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,625 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lansdowne Campus Bournemouth BH1 3JJ South West

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