Health and Wellbeing, Master | Ulster University | Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
12 months
15840 GBP/year
6410 GBP/year
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Health and Wellbeing degree offered at Ulster University aims to develop highly knowledgeable and skilled graduates from the health and social care professions


About the programme

Health and Wellbeing degree offered at Ulster University is an emphasis on the application of knowledge to practice and the development of leadership skills.


This degree covers a broad range of healthcare issues allowing for careers in health and social care, education, leisure and health promotion and management.

This programme leads to the academic awards of PgCert/PgDip/MSc in Health and Wellbeing. Students may exit with a Postgraduate Certificate in Health and Wellbeing.

For the Postgraduate Diploma there are compulsory modules (Health and Wellbeing: Challenges and Controversies and Advanced Research Methods), Students may then decide to study a suite of optional ‘generic’ modules in Applied Healthcare Ethics, Professional Decision-making and Accountability, Therapeutic Communication Skills and Leadership in Professional practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Methods in Research and Development in Health and Social Care
  • Health and Wellbeing: challenges and controversies
  • Key Principles in Urological Cancer
  • Health Assessment and Clinical Reasoning
  • Principles of Forensic Healthcare Practice
  • Principles in Stoma Care

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • an Honours or non-Honours degree from a University of the United Kingdom or the Republic of Ireland, or from a recognised national awarding body, or from an institution of another country which is recognised as being of an equivalent standard; or an equivalent standard in a Postgraduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, Graduate Certificate or an approved alternative qualification;
  • be working in the field of health and social care and, additionally, for admittance to a clinical pathway hold a registered/licensed Nursing or other Health and Social Care professional qualification and provide evidence of competence in written and spoken English (GCSE grade C or equivalent).
  • English Language Requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15840 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15840 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6410 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6410 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and EU Settlement Status fees: £6410


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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