Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University

Healthcare Science Management

This 60-credit course comprises of 4 15-credit modules; it aims to provide students with the skills and framework needed for laboratory and other healthcare scientists to step into supervisory and/or management roles within healthcare science; each module is delivered in a 9-week teaching block and comprises 3 face-to-face workshop days and weekly online learning activities; students experience a variety of teaching and learning methods in the workshops and online, such as tutor led sections, interactive exercises, group discussions, live online meetings, reflection and feedback.

Entry requirements

Honours degree or equivalent; applicants must be working in healthcare science at a minimum of band 6 equivalent or above.

Course modules

Core modules: Introduction to leadership and management; quality management; management of training and learning within healthcare science environments; negotiated study module.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Distance learning - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance Learning

Key information

Telephone number: 
01782 294400