University of the West of Scotland
This course aims to enable healthcare professionals to gain their first degree by offering a wide range of academic modules which are clinically and professionally relevant to modern healthcare; it encourages students to develop greater critical awareness of the factors that need to be addressed in the workplace to improve the health of clients/patients/ residents.
The programme is aimed at health professional graduates or those with substantial professional experience; applications are welcome from a wide range of backgrounds such as nursing, midwifery, public health, the fire and ambulance service, social work and Allied Health Professionals.
Modules include: Tackling health inequalities; health economics; social marketing; research methods in health care; protecting the vulnerable children; leadership for effectiveness; independent study; quality improvement in health care (methodologies and techniques); men's health issues; an introduction to epidemiology; infection control management; the business of health care; effective research supervision; research and enquiry dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 555 per Module (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Paisley Campus||Paisley||PA1 2BE||Scotland|
|Ayr Campus||Ayr||KA8 0SR||Scotland|
|Dumfries Campus||Dumfries||DG1 4ZN||Scotland|
|Hamilton Campus||Hamilton||ML3 0JB||Scotland|
0141 848 7044