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University of Dundee

Health Studies

The programme is for physiotherapists, occupational therapists, paramedics, dieticians, and a wide range of other health and social care professionals; aspiring to advance their own and others' clinical practice, as well as planning for leadership roles, both formal and informal. The course aims to provide an intellectual environment within which students are committed and challenged to develop the knowledge and skills required to enhance their own health and social care practice as well as to advance practice in their own profession or role. The aim is also to support multidisciplinary collegiality and create a global community of scholars displaying postgraduate attributes of confidence, complexity, creativity, professionalism, autonomy and the articulation of novel perspectives to problem solving.

Entry requirements

Both UK and International students from a range of health and social care disciplines who have completed an undergraduate degree in a relevant subject. Please check our website for English language requirements.

Course modules

The module portfolio comprises a choice of 2 research modules, a number of professional modules relating to leadership, quality and clinical governance, and learning, teaching and assessment in practice among others. A number of clinically relevant modules are also available depending on the chosen award. Some modules are only offered every 2nd year and you will be helped to decide the best portfolio of modules to meet your individual needs.

Assessment methods

Essays, portfolios, folders of evidence, research proposals, learning contracts, exams, OSCEs, and assessed on-line activities such as debates and team work.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,925 per Year 1 (EU) 42 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 12,170 per Year 1 (England) 42 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,925 per Year 1 (International) 42 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 12,170 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 42 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,925 per Year 1 (Scotland) 42 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 12,170 per Year 1 (Wales) 42 months
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 4,925 per Year 1 (EU) 42 months
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 12,170 per Year 1 (England) 42 months
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 4,925 per Year 1 (International) 42 months
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 12,170 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 42 months
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 4,925 per Year 1 (Scotland) 42 months
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 12,170 per Year 1 (Wales) 42 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,925 per Year 1 (International) 42 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 12,170 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 42 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,925 per Year 1 (Scotland) 42 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 12,170 per Year 1 (Wales) 42 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,925 per Year 1 (EU) 42 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 12,170 per Year 1 (England) 42 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance Learning

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01382 383838