Coventry University

Coventry University

Social and Health Care Leadership and Management

The course explores both models and theory, providing students with the confidence and critical thinking to use leadership and management ideas to shape future care services, lead service redesign, evidence based practice and the development of new service delivery models that ensure safe, efficient and effective services. This course will also equip students with the expertise you need to lead and work within leadership and management positions in the expanding health and social care sectors and to take advantage of the wealth of exciting opportunities for postgraduate careers.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold the equivalent of a 2.2 undergraduate degree in relevant degree or professional qualification in social work, health care profession or social care. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5. Note: additionally, applicants will need access to a PC capable of running Windows XP, Internet Explorer 6 or above, Microsoft Office (including PowerPoint) or compatible software, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Broadband connection (4 MB/s recommended), Webcam (suggested) with microphone and speakers.

Course modules

PGCert: professional leadership; managing the performance of individuals and teams; managing change in dynamic environments. PgDip: governance (citizens, communities and consumers); managing practice (complexity and risk); epidemiology, interventions and improvements; assistive technology and the wider perspective OR advancing practice (professional perspectives). Master's stage: students will undertake a module studying research methods and complete a research project.

Assessment methods

Assessment for the course is assignment based.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,635 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,635 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 9,431 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,635 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,635 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 4,635 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc On-line study January 2017 GBP 4,635 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc On-line study January 2017 GBP 4,635 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc On-line study January 2017 GBP 4,635 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc On-line study January 2017 GBP 9,431 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc On-line study January 2017 GBP 4,635 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc On-line study January 2017 GBP 4,635 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert On-line study September 2016 - 1 years
PgCert On-line study January 2017 - 1 years
PgDip On-line study September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip On-line study January 2017 - 1 years

Campus details

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Online Study

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Key information

Contact: 
Health and Social Care Unit
Telephone number: 
024 7679 5958