Leadership in Healthcare Courses Online

Our online Leadership in Healthcare courses are offered in conjunction with our partner, the University of South Wales, who have developed a strong reputation for delivering innovative learning. A robust and effective healthcare system requires knowledgeable, dynamic and capable leadership. In response to this we have developed our course in Leadership in Healthcare to educate and equip current healthcare professionals with the skills required to deal with the challenges within this multi-faceted industry.

The intention of our Postgraduate Diploma and MSc in Leadership in Healthcare is to develop and improve capabilities amongst the students, thereby developing professionals who can:

  1. Have a better understanding of the organisational environment around them.
  2. Can face and address the challenges with knowledge and ability.
  3. Can provide organisational leadership and navigate in difficult circumstances.
  4. Can independently access information and use it critically to assess, evaluate and disseminate the evidence base related to leadership and management scenarios.

This course is ideal for doctors of any grade, and other healthcare professionals who wish to gain vital skills in leadership and how to lead teams effectively. The Leadership in Healthcare course combines theory and practice by applying the theoretical aspects to real life practice scenarios. During your time of study, emphasis will primarily be on the ethical aspects of leadership while gaining a fresh insight into the latest research surrounding the topic of Leadership in Healthcare.

Students may apply for the MSc in Leadership in Healthcare as a two-year course, firstly completing the Postgraduate Diploma (120 credits), followed by the MSc (60 credits).

Subject Courses

Diploma in Leadership in Healthcare

Delivered over 1 year the online part time distance learning Postgraduate Diploma course is especially developed for busy health professionals. Formatted in 6 modules, each of 6 weeks duration; the course is designed to be practical and clinically focused.

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MSc in Leadership in Healthcare

The MSc runs over 1 calendar year. Starting with an initial 12 week online module to develop their skills in critical appraisal and knowledge of research methodologies, the students then go on to complete a 1,500 word proposal and 10,500 word professional project.

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Application Deadline | 5th February 2021 |