University of Derby

University of Derby

Health and Social Care Studies

This programme provides a flexible framework that enables students to explore their personal and professional developmental aspirations. The course has been developed to reflect the diverse and changing roles within the health care sector and the need to extend the skill set of the people who work in it.

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree or equivalent qualification, such as a professional healthcare qualification, with appropriate post registration experience. For some pathways, applicants will also need to have relevant practice experience.

Assessment methods

There are a range of assessment modules which reflects the diversity of the modules included within the course. Some will be written assignments, reports, portfolio's or case studies and others will incorporate oral examinations and online exams.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kedleston Road Campus Derby DE22 1GB East Midlands

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Key information

Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01332 591703