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  Health and Social Care - Professional Doctorate (DProf)

University of Salford    School of Health and Society

Part time September, May Prof Doctorate 3 years Part-time
Nursing & Health (27) Social Work (32)

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Embark on a transformative journey with the Professional Doctorate in Health and Social Care (DProf) at the School of Health and Society. This programme is tailored to professionals seeking to make a tangible impact in their field by developing a robust research proposal within their workplace environment. With a focus on personal strategies, decision-making, and evidence-based practice, the DProf equips you with transferable skills essential for real-world application. Benefit from the guidance of experienced supervisors across various disciplines, ensuring a tailored approach to your area of expertise. Entry requirements include a good bachelor's or master's degree, complemented by relevant practice experience. The programme's unique selling point lies in its emphasis on workplace integration, allowing for a dynamic and adaptable research focus. Upon completion, you will be awarded a Professional Doctorate in Health and Social Care, enhancing your career prospects and professional credibility. Elevate your practice, expand your network, and drive innovation with the DProf programme.

About the course

Professional Doctorates are linked intrinsically to your workplace. The DProf provides an excellent framework in which to develop a credible research proposal based on issues identified in a clinical or health-related environment. This course has been developed in collaboration with in-service professionals along the key themes of education for:

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Entry Requirements

A good bachelors degree, normally 2.1 or above, and/or master's degree, with appropriate practice experience.

We also welcome applications from students with alternative qualifications and/or professionals with significant relevant experience through our Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) scheme. Contact Enquiries to find out more about about this scheme.

Visit the university website for further information on entry requirements.

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