University of the Highlands and Islands
Infection Prevention and Control
2.1 Honours degree in a health subject. Applicants with an ordinary degree or below, but with a minimum of 3 years relevant experience and/or successful completion of one of the following SCQF level 9 modules will also be considered, in some cases with a bridging module - Infection Control and or HAI Surveillance.
PgCert, core modules are: micro-organisms and disease; decontamination; epidemiology and surveillance of healthcare acquired infections. PgDip, core module: host defence and protection; Option modules from which applicants choose 2 may include: advanced infection prevention and control; antimicrobial surveillance; healthcare outbreak management; informatics in health and social care; qualitative inquiry; research methods and techniques; patient safety in integrated health and social care. Applicants must choose qualitative inquiry or research methods and techniques at PgDip level to continue to the MSc. MSC: Research dissertation related to their professional field.
Open assessment methods and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||On-line study||September 2016||GBP 650 per Module (EU)||4 years|
|MSc||On-line study||September 2016||GBP 650 per Module (England)||4 years|
|MSc||On-line study||September 2016||GBP 820 per Module (International)||4 years|
|MSc||On-line study||September 2016||GBP 650 per Module (Northern Ireland)||4 years|
|MSc||On-line study||September 2016||GBP 520 per Module (Scotland)||4 years|
|MSc||On-line study||September 2016||GBP 650 per Module (Wales)||4 years|
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