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Quality and Patient Safety Improvement

University of Nottingham

12 months
Duration
21000 GBP/year
11600 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The unique Quality and Patient Safety Improvement programme of the University of Nottingham develops your expertise in patient safety, human factors and quality improvement and how this applies to practice.

Overview

Key facts

You will benefit from a strong practical element, as each module offers a mix of classroom-based teaching and access to a comprehensive suite of online learning resources, designed by our award winning e-learning group.

The Quality and Patient Safety Improvement programme of the University of Nottingham is designed by an interdisciplinary collaboration, involving leading academics in health science, business and human factors, with key input from collaborative partners including:

  • NHS partners
  • Centre for Health Innovation Leadership and Learning
  • Human Factors Research Group (HFRG)
  • Trent Simulation and Clinical Skills Centre (Information and Insight Service)

Course content is delivered from nationally-recognised experts drawn from patient safety, improvement science and human factors. Our Advisory Board also includes national and international experts whose role is to highlight emerging developments in these fields.

Why choose this course?

  • Collaborative working designed by leading academics in health science, business and human factors
  • Access eLearning resources from our award-winning HELM group
  • 86% of research activity is rated as world-leading and internationally excellent with significant impact on people's health and well-being

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Safety, Quality and Improvement
  • Measurement and Analysis of Improvement in Practice
  • Applied Human Factors in Healthcare Safety and Quality
  • Organisational Aspects of Risk, Safety and Quality
  • Leading and Following in the Improvement Process
  • Improvement, Power, Professionalism and Citizen Leadership

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

CATS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:2 or above (or international equivalent) in any allied health or social care related subject

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11600 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • PGCert (per year) Nat: £3,867/ Int:  £7,000
  • PGDip(per year) Nat: £7,733/ Int:  £14,000

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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