This programme responds to the need for skills enhancement in the areas of management, leadership and innovation. This need is being increasingly expressed by a wide range of healthcare professionals and health service managers. The course is designed to be a highly flexible entry into management within the health service, whether your interests lie in leadership, quality improvement, organisational development, patient safety, or education. The course comprises a Foundation Module looking at basic management, leadership and innovation skills, followed by an advanced module seeking to extend and apply this learning further. Students can go on to study Organisational Development & Culture, or select modules from the Clinical Education or Simulation & Patient Safety programmes.
PROGRAMME Postgraduate Certificate (6 0 credits) • Foundation Module in Healthcare Management, Leadership and Innovation •*Advanced Healthcare Management, Leadership & Innovation Postgraduate Diploma (120 credits) • Organisational Development & Culture • Project Design, Development and Knowledge Transfer (compulsory for those undertaking MSc) Masters (180 credits) • Dissertation/Quality Improvement project
*Other modules which can be taken as part of a flexible program of study • Simulation and Enhanced Learning • Patient Safety and Human Factors • Simulation and Human Factors • Clinical Education: Theory, Evidence and Application
Normally a recognised first degree or equivalent will be required. Entrants who have acquired experience through work or other means that enables staff responsible for admissions to be confident of the candidate’s ability to succeed in the programme may also be considered, in line with QAA guidance. Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to provide evidence of competence in English language.
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Recipient: Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine & Dentistry
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