Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Digital Health

This programme is aimed at health and social care professionals wishing to advance their practice or continue their professional development, by broadening their knowledge and understanding of the digital health technologies and methodologies and their impact on service delivery and person centred approaches to care. The programme may also appeal to science and engineering graduates wishing to branch out into digital health consultancy and business.

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree (or equivalent); applicants must be capable of independent learning and be able to demonstrate evidence of recent (within the last 5 years) academic or post-qualification study. Non-standard applications with previous experience and learning will be considered, in these circumstances applicants may be advised to register for one module to assess suitability to study at Masters level prior to registering for the entire programme, and may also be asked to produce a piece of work as a measure ability to study at Masters level. Students whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) with no element below 5.5.

Course modules

Students undertake 3 subject specific modules from a choice of 4: Digital health in context; digital health in practice; person centred digital health and digital research methodology and methods as well as 2 core modules: Evaluating evidence to develop research and inform practice and masters framework dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow G4 0BA Scotland

Key information

Telephone number: 
0141 331 8630