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Health Informatics

University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

24 months
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765 GBP/module
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About

The MSc Health Informatics at University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is designed to provide a specialist qualification in health informatics, addressing a wide range of operational care and management perspectives.

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Overview

The MSc Health Informatics at University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) illustrates principles across the health and social care sector, taking theory into practice. It is ideal for demonstrating competence in informatics to support the care domain and contributing towards meeting continuing professional development goals.

The learning outcomes for this postgraduate course are related to Health Informatics National Occupational Standards and the Key Skills Framework. The MSc in Health Informatics consists of core modules in health informatics, research methods, study skills, with optional modules and a dissertation. The distance learning course is delivered using eLearning.

The MSc in Health Informatics programme consists of core modules in health informatics, research methods, postgraduate study skills, together with optional modules and a dissertation.

To obtain the award of MSc in Health Informatics, a student must successfully complete six taught modules (four core and two optional) plus a triple dissertation module.

Opportunities

Graduate careers include:

  • Knowledge management staff
  • Information management staff
  • Health informatics managers
  • Directors of services
  • Clinical informatics staff
  • Information and communication technology staff
  • Health records staff.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Postgraduate and Professional Study Skills
  • Information and IT Concepts for Health and Social Care
  • Quantitative Methodology for Health and Social Research
  • Qualitative Methodology for Health and Social Research
  •  Informatics for Health and Social Care
  • Information and Communication Technology for Health and Social Care
  • Quality Assurance for Health and Social Care

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

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
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The course team welcome applicants without the formal qualifications, and each application will be assessed individually through interview and evidence provided by the candidate.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    765 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 765 GBP per module during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    765 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 765 GBP per module during 24 months.

Part-time: £765 per 20 credits

Funding

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