University of West London

University of West London

Improvement Science

This course is delivered by the CLAHRC for Northwest London, specialists in improvement science and is designed for experienced qualified healthcare staff, working in the UK or internationally. The course will enable you to meet the Quality, Innovation, Productivity and Prevention (QIPP) and Commissioning for Quality and Innovation (CQUIN) agendas, within your organisation.

Entry requirements

Applicants will be based in a healthcare setting, hold a degree in a relevant subject, be recognised by the organisation you work for, as competent and capable to care for patients in your appropriate discipline. Have an idea for how to improve your healthcare service/setting.

Course modules

Modules include: Leading and sustaining improvement; engaging others in improvement; the policy context of improvement; current issues of organisational and/or professional relevance; evidence based improvement methods; improvement project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Block-release - 4 years

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Key information

University of West London
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0800 036 8888