University of Derby

Health and Social Care Practice

This course is aimed at a range of health and social care professionals interested in the development of their practice or the development of clinical or social services. During this course students have the opportunity to develop a range of relevant skills that will boost their understanding and knowledge across a range of occupations.

Course modules

Modules include: engaging with study at doctoral level; service and practice development; independent scholarship for professional practice and service development.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through written assignments, writing up projects and research, formal dissemination of work, a thesis and a viva voce assessment.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Doctor of Practice Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 4 Years

Campus details

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

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