University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Health and Social Care

The course has been carefully designed to meet the needs of those working in a range of roles and service environments; it is open to both experienced and newly registered health and social care practitioners; one of the key benefits of the programme is its inter-professional nature, drawing applicants from a wide range of settings; this provides opportunities to learn from each others� experiences and perspectives, build networks and enhance future interdisciplinary working, training and supervision.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have at least a 2nd Class UK Honours degree (or international equivalent) and be working in health and social care; other requirements: applicants without a 1st degree may be considered for the course based on clinical experience and previous study subject to approval; IELTS: 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any element; TOEFL paper based: 550 with at least 4 in the TWE; TOEFL IBT:87 with no less than 21 in listening, 22 in reading, 23 in speaking and 21 in writing.

Course modules

Modules include: evidence for health and social care (30 credits); contemporary practice in care of the acutely compromised cardiac patient (30 credits); cardiac care: primary prevention, rehabilitation and long term conditions (30 credits); optional module (30 credits); dissertation (60 credits).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 6,310 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 14,420 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
PgCert Part-time £ 2,105 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
PgCert Part-time £ 4,810 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
PgDip Part-time £ 4,010 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
PgDip Part-time £ 9,155 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen's Medical Centre Nottingham NG7 2HA East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559