University of South Wales
Health and Public Service Management
The course has been designed for professionals working in healthcare organisations in the public, private and voluntary sectors. The University has a long tradition of providing high quality healthcare management courses and has successfully delivered similar postgraduate programmes for over 20 years. During the course, you will examine the challenges facing healthcare and related public service areas, making strong links between academic theory and management practice to create a relevant context. You will also specialise in a key area through your chosen dissertation topic.
You will usually be expected to have an Honours degree of Class 2.2 or above in any discipline. For applicants who do not possess a degree, a minimum of 2 years� middle management experience, with associated training may be taken into account via the Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL)/Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) mechanism (University regulations will apply). If you have relevant prior qualifications, you could obtain exemptions from certain modules. The course welcomes international applicants and requires an English level of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
Postgraduate certificate: Managing resources and projects; managing people and organisations; strategy and leadership. Postgraduate diploma: Health, policy and innovation; partnership service improvement and delivery; conducting research. Master's: Dissertation.
You will be assessed by coursework for each module, usually through work-based assignments that involve the application of academic theory to work practice. Coursework can range from reports to poster presentations, and even speeches.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,750 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 1,333 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Treforest Campus||Pontypridd||CF37 1DL||Wales|
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