Sheffield Hallam University
A Master's degree from a subject in health or social care; applicants with other academic or professional qualifications are considered individually on their merits; in such cases relevant academic and work experience, previous experience or training in research, or other experience that shows students are likely to be successful is taken into consideration; at least 3 years' relevant professional experience; applicants should work in health or social care in the public, voluntary or private sectors to allow them to do work-based projects; applicants need to demonstrate their ability to manage their own learning, and the capacity to contribute to and benefit from the doctoral programme; they do this through interview, completion of application form and submission of a 2000-word rationale; access to the internet and email in order to fully benefit from the electronic means of support; students are advised to have an identified work-based supporter; if English is not the student's 1st language they must show evidence of English language ability to the following (or equivalent) minimum level of proficiency: an IELTS score of 7.0 and/or a TOEFL score of 620 (paper-based exercise) or 260 (computer-based exercise).
Modules include: review of professional learning and experience; research for the working world; project planning 1: literature review; project planning 2: epistemology, research design and method; critical professional practice and development; doctoral project.
Written assignments; seminar presentations; project reports; portfolio of development and learning; viva voce.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Doctor of Practice||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 2,444 per Year 1 (England)||4 years|
|Doctor of Practice||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 2,444 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||4 years|
|Doctor of Practice||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 2,444 per Year 1 (Scotland)||4 years|
|Doctor of Practice||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 2,444 per Year 1 (Wales)||4 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Collegiate Crescent Campus||Sheffield||S10 2BP||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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