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Healthcare Quality

Queen's University

M.Sc. Online
24 months
Duration
24302 CAD/year
13568 CAD/year
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About

Healthcare Quality from Queen's University will prepare professionals for practice, research and education in the developing area of health quality, risk and safety. 

Overview

Healthcare Quality from Queen's University consists of eight (8) courses, including a supervised project. Participants will have two (2) mandatory, one-week intensive sessions each year in July or August; the remainder of the program will be a combination of synchronous and asynchronous study using interactive online videoconferencing.

Students at Healthcare Quality from Queen's University will:

  • Promote, innovate and disseminate, in theory and methods, the discipline of Quality, Risk and Safety in Healthcare.    
  • Engage in research that will enhance quality improvement, risk reduction and promote safety within the healthcare system.    
  • Systemically examine, evaluate and measure and apply current tools and approaches for system improvements.    
  • Assume leadership roles in their organizations to ensure the patient safety mandate is fulfilled.    
  • Practice health care safely in the 21st century with the competencies outlined by Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI) and the World Health Organization (WHO).    
  • Practice in an interdisciplinary environment understanding perspectives of other disciplines and incorporating patient perspectives on quality and safety, and have the capacity to move beyond their immediate local environment to inspire change at the policy level.    

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Quality, Risk and Safety 
  • Process Improvement in Healthcare 
  • Research and Evaluation Methods to Assess Quality, Risk & Safety 
  • Law, Risk and Healthcare 
  • Organizational Behaviour in Healthcare 
  • Human Factors in Healthcare 
  • International Perspectives on Policy, Economics, and Quality Healthcare

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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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).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88
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).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
65
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Biographical Form
  • References
  • Transcripts and Test Results
  • Résumé/CV 
  • Statement of interest

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24302 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24302 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    13568 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13568 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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