University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

Health Informatics

The course addresses a wide range of operational care and management perspectives, illustrates principles applicable right across the health and social care sector and takes theory into practice; it is ideal for demonstrating competence in informatics to support the care domain and could contribute towards meeting your continuing professional development goals; the course learning outcomes map to Health Informatics National Occupational Standards and the key skills framework.

Entry requirements

The course team welcome applicants without the formal qualifications, and each application will be assessed individually through interview and evidence provided by the candidate.

Course modules

Modules include: Research methods; postgraduate study skills; together with optional modules and a dissertation. Option modules may include: Information and communication technology for health and social care; quality assurance for health and social care; comparative study of national health and social care systems; knowledge-based management and leadership in health and social care.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Wales) 3 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Preston Campus Preston PR1 2HE North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01772 892400