Ulster University

Ulster University

Communication Management in Healthcare

This programme will contribute to the University�s work on connected health, as this new course is suitable for interdisciplinary delivery within healthcare. The programme will aim to equip students with a range of knowledge and skills, which are relevant and applicable in communications within healthcare contexts.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have gained an Honours or non-Honours degree from a University of the United Kingdom or the Republic of Ireland, or from a recognised national awarding body, or from an institution of another country which is recognised as being of an equivalent standard or an equivalent standard in a Postgraduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, Graduate Certificate or an approved alternative qualification. Applicants must also provide evidence of competence in written and spoken English (GCSE grade C or equivalent) or for international students, an IELTS score of 6.5. In exceptional circumstances, where an individual has substantial and significant experiential learning, a portfolio of written evidence demonstrating the meeting of graduate qualities (including subject-specific outcomes, as determined by the course committee) may be considered as an alternative entrance route, as per the University�s accreditation of prior learning (APL) guidelines. Evidence used to demonstrate graduate qualities may not be used for exemption against modules within the programme.

Course modules

Modules include: Managing communication; leadership and management in healthcare communication; public health communication.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time - 8 months

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