Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

Human Resources for Health

This course is designed for experienced graduates or health professionals keen to gain an understanding of how to mobilise scarce human resources to strengthen health systems internationally; the course aims to equip participants with the necessary skills to achieve optimally sustainable deployment of personnel and ensure that users of health services are served by the most highly skilled and efficient workforce possible.

Entry requirements

Honours degree or diploma, preferably in a health-related area.

Course modules

Strategic human resources management; health systems development; health economics; managing and developing the workforce; workforce planning; health related research; research design and planning.

Assessment methods

Assignments; action plans; projects; examinations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,670 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,240 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PgCert Full-time £ 680 per Credit module (home fees) 4 months
PgCert Full-time £ 1,200 per Credit module (overseas fees) 4 months
PgDip Full-time £ 680 per Credit module (home fees) 8 months
PgDip Full-time £ 1,200 per Credit module (overseas fees) 8 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh Edinburgh EH21 6UU Scotland

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