Lancaster University

Lancaster University

Leadership and Management (Health Care)

This course is for those who wish to develop their leadership skills and strategic capabilities in a health care context and is endorsed by the Institute of Leadership and Management. It will enhance your understanding of concepts related to leadership and management and increase your ability to apply this knowledge to real work issues. Students may also make a claim (APL) to gain credits for exemption from some modules. Progression routes to Postgraduate Diploma and Master's Degree are available via the Professional Practice route.

Entry requirements

Applicants should be in roles with leadership and management responsibilities working in a health care context with usually at least 3 years' work experience. Students whose 1st language is not English must provide evidence of proficiency in the English language (e.g. IELTS or TOEFL).

Course modules

Modules include: Personal learning and development; understanding leadership and management. Plus 4 optional modules.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include: Coursework, including learning contracts, project proposals, reports, reflective commentary, and oral presentation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,178 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,178 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,178 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,178 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,178 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4YW North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01524 593936