Lancaster University

Lancaster University

Innovation and Improvement Science

This course allows students to explore how to make better use of research and innovation to improve ways in which healthcare is organised and delivered for patient benefit. It is a work-based course, requiring students to identify and implement service improvement projects in their own work context. The course is designed to focus on key concepts: Improvement science concepts; evidence-based approaches; quality improvement and measurement. The programme includes: Work-based enquiry methods for investigating innovations and improvement projects; work-based healthcare innovation and improvement projects, varying in size and scope depending on the target award.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time - 6 months
PgCert Part-time - 6 months
PgDip Part-time - 6 months

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