Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University

Professional Doctorate in Health and Social Care

The professional doctorate is suitable for professional health and social care practitioners to gain academic recognition at doctoral level in study directly linked to their specialist areas of practice. Designed to facilitate the development of skills in critical analysis, enquiry and research, this programme will enable practitioners to lead and respond innovatively to the rapidly changing health and social care environment. It offers a flexible, practice based route to a doctoral level qualification whilst developing research based and informed improvements to practice.

Course modules

The Professional Doctorate in Health and Social Care is made up of four core units and students will be able to select one optional unit to complete their studies, which will be closely linked to their areas of professional interest. This programme is delivered in two phases. Core and optional taught units are studied in the first two years, with the second research phase commencing in year 3. Students with equivalent doctoral experience may be able to enter the programme in phase 2, please enquire with the programme team for more information.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Professional Doctorate Full-time September 2018 - 3 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site M15 6BH North West

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Key information

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