University of Worcester

University of Worcester

Health Sciences

The programme is designed to provide an opportunity for Health professionals to work creatively by analysing and synthesising research literature, and their own research evidence, to understand their own professional contexts more critically and to find solutions to key challenges in their working environment. The application deadline is Friday 13 June 2014 and interviews will be in July 2014.

Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to be active experienced professionals who have recently (within the last 6 years) been awarded a relevant Masters qualification Applicants must also be able to demonstrate that they have a minimum of 3 years senior management and/or business experience. Prior to commencingstudies or during the 1st few weeks of the programme, students will be required to apply formally for Accreditation for Prior Credited Learning (APCL) for the 180 credits at Level 7 unless the Masters qualification has been completed at the UoW.

Course modules

The researching professional; research methods and design; project development, planning and management.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
DHSc Part-time £ 3,600 per Academic year (home fees) 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
St John's Campus Worcester WR2 6AJ West Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01905 855111