University of Chester

University of Chester

Health Services Management

This course is designed to support students who wish to move into managerial positions within the health services industry and who wish to complement their previous professional or academic qualifications or to build upon workplace experience. The course combines insights to both public and private health care services with contemporary management theory.

Entry requirements

Lower 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent. Prior experience of business and/or management is not required for entry onto this programme. Applications are also welcome from those with non-standard entry qualifications and experience. For students whose 1st language is not English an IELTS score of 6.5 overall is required with no less than 5.5 in each individual component.

Course modules

Modules include: Strategic people management; managing innovation; health and social care commissioning; strategic financial management; leadership and change management; management research methods; management research project.

Assessment methods

The course is assessed through a mixture of project work, written assignments, presentations and a research report.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,580 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,580 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,580 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,580 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Whole course (International) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,900 per Whole course (International) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,800 per Whole course (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,800 per Whole course (International) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 620 per Credit (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Warrington Campus Warrington WA2 0DB North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0124451000