Health Care Policy and Management - MSc

University of Birmingham    School of Social Policy

Full time & Part time September MSc, PGDip, PGCert 1 year full time, 2 years part time
Business & Management (5) Nursing & Health (27) Politics & Government (30)

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Embark on a transformative journey with the MSc in Health Care Policy and Management at HSMC, designed to bridge the gap between theory and practice in the dynamic realm of healthcare. Tailored for senior managers, clinicians, and policy makers, this programme offers two distinct pathways: the general MSc and the specialised MSc focusing on quality and service improvement. With a blend of theoretical frameworks and practical tools, students delve into a comprehensive curriculum comprising taught modules and a dissertation project, culminating in a Master's degree. The programme's emphasis on combining theory and practice is evident throughout, ensuring participants acquire the knowledge, skills, and confidence to excel in their careers. The Health Services Management Centre (HSMC) serves as a hub for research, teaching, and consultancy, providing a conducive environment for learning. Entry requirements include a good Honours degree or equivalent professional qualification, with relevant career experience considered. Elevate your career in healthcare management with this esteemed programme at HSMC.

About the course

The Health Care Policy and Management course at HSMC bridges the traditional divide between academic study and the worlds of health care policy and practice.

The MSc Health Care Policy and Management provides both theoretical frameworks and practical tools that can be applied to health systems in the UK and overseas, designed for senior managers, clinicians and policy makers working in or with health care organisations, or with an interest in developing their careers in this direction. 

There are two programme pathways:

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Entry Requirements

The normal entrance requirement is a good Honours degree (2:1 or above), or an equivalent professional qualification and professional experience. Appropriate career experience may be taken into account.

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