University : Ranked in the Top 5% of universities worldwide – Times Higher Education.
Mode of study :Online
12 April 2018
About the Programme
The Master of Science in Health and Social Care is ideal for professionals working in or aspiring towards leadership and management positions within health and social care organisations.
The programme will enhance your knowledge and understanding of various aspects such as leadership, management, audit and evaluation of health and social care services.
The programme is delivered by academic experts in the fields of nursing, midwifery and social care.
The programme lays emphasis on research and data analysis, followed by a critical literature review within the dissertation module.
On successful graduation, students will be well equipped to lead change, evaluate service delivery, implement various quality initiatives, as well as effectively communicate these issues with stakeholders.
Students will have access to the university online support services and be assigned a personal tutor.
The university’s virtual learning environment, provides students with access to learning material and offers an online platform to network with fellow students from across the globe.
A Bachelor’s degree, or
Any qualification, or experience, which the university will deem is on par with the knowledge and skills at SCQF Level 10.
If English is not your first language, you may need to undertake an approved English language test. You can discuss the available options with your personal academic consultant.
Successful graduates will be qualified to lead change within a health and social care organisation. The theoretical nature of the course will also allow graduates to pursue an academic career.
Please note that Edinburgh Napier University’s website (www.napier.ac.uk) is the most up to date source of information regarding courses. We strongly recommend that you always visit the website before making any commitments.