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Healthcare Operational Management

WMG University of Warwick

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
27160 GBP/year
14820 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The MSc in Healthcare Operational Management program offered by WMG University of Warwick has been designed to fulfil the specific needs and requirements of graduates interested in a management or leadership role within the complex healthcare service sector.

Overview

Key facts:

  • Healthcare organisations share commonalities with production facilities, including the need for efficient process flow, change management, and quality standards. As a MSc in Healthcare Operational Management student at WMG University of Warwick you will explore the principles, approaches, strategies, and techniques for analysing, designing, and managing complex healthcare systems. You will learn to measure efficiency and improve effectiveness, productivity, quality, and safety.
  • Throughout the year, you’ll acquire the skills and knowledge to assess organisational performance and drive the development and implementation of innovation in healthcare organisations in order to bring about improvement. You will learn about the workings of health systems and the processes that have impact on the industry today, such as the transformative abilities of technology and data.
  • We will provide you with an insight into health systems modelling, e-health, health informatics, and epidemiology. Ultimately, you will gain the essential knowledge to manage the integration of people, systems, and technologies to ensure the delivery of consistent high quality, person-centric care.
  • The structure and weighting of this course is slightly different to other MSc courses at WMG. The taught component of the MSc Healthcare Operational Management has a larger credit weighting than the dissertation project.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Leading Change in the Healthcare Environment
  • Electronic Healthcare Records
  • Quality and Productivity in Health Service Systems
  • Epidemiology and Statistics
  • Operational Management and Clinical Systems Improvement
  • Resource Management in Healthcare Service Delivery

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application form and application fee.
  • A Personal Statement, which can be included in the online application.
  • A scan of your transcript (marksheet). If you are still studying, send us your transcripts to date. NB: if you are made an offer, we will then require your original degree transcripts and certificate in hard copy format to clear your conditions.
  • English test result (if applicable) - this can be submitted after you have an offer.
  • One reference. If you completed studies less than 2 years ago, this should be an academic reference. If you graduated more than 2 years ago, we will accept professional references. We contact your referee directly, so please include their valid professional email address on your application form.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27160 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27160 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14820 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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