UCL (University College London)
Health and Medical Sciences (Quality, Information and Safety)
A qualification in medicine or 1 of the other healthcare professions (such as MBBS, MPharm, RFHN (Family health nurse), SPGP (Specialist practitioner, general practice nursing); or a minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in a relevant discipline, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.
Core modules: healthcare quality and evidence based practice; options: choose 3 from the following: healthcare associated infection prevention, control and organisational aspects; information law and governance; leadership and professional development; legal and regulatory aspects of healthcare associated infection control; litigation, complaints and concerns (raising clinical standards); patient safety and clinical risk; quality improvement in healthcare; research methods in healthcare.
Some modules are delivered through blended learning, combining formal contact time with academic staff, research fellows and guest speakers, and interactive online study using the virtual learning environment. Other modules are taught on campus through lectures, seminars and workshops. Assessment is through one examination (in the core module) and coursework.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Variable||September 2016||GBP 3,075 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|PgCert||Variable||September 2016||GBP 7,640 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|PgCert||Variable||September 2016||GBP 3,075 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|PgCert||Variable||September 2016||GBP 3,075 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|PgCert||Variable||September 2016||GBP 3,075 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
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