• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

The Clinical Medicine (Leadership and Management) course at University of Wolverhampton is designed for Medical Doctors and other Healthcare Professionals to develop and refine their clinical, leadership and research skills and develop understanding of effective teamwork and best practice. 

This course has a strong emphasis on the evaluation and development of both clinical practice, research, and encourages participants to reflect critically on workplace experiences and learning. For participants, the course aims to provide a clear framework which supports CPD, recognition of prior learning and work based learning.

What skills will you gain?

  • Critically apply knowledge, understanding and skills appropriate to a professional clinical role within the healthcare context.
  • Critically debate the key concepts and theoretical positions that have been developed or are developing with a focus relevant to Leadership and Management.
  • Critically reflect on the academic and practical application of theories and practices in the healthcare context with a focus relevant to Leadership and Management.
  • Analyse theory and context, delivering findings through effective presentation media, to become a confident, digitally literate and innovative clinical professional utilising the skills derived from the learning within Leadership and Management.
  • Critically appraise professional standards within the healthcare sector and recognise obligations to stakeholders, the profession and society professional utilising the skills derived from the learning within Leadership and Management.
  • Synthesise relevant critical thinking through academic research completing an independent research project/dissertation at master’s level within Leadership and Management.

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Advanced Research Skills
  • Career and Personal Development Planning
  • Leading Transformation and Change
  • Perspectives on Leadership
  • Research Dissertation
  • Service Improvement Project
  • Clinical Governance and Patient Safety

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Direct applications can be made any time prior to the start date but we will need sufficient time to get the documents from you and process the application.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
    • Part-time: 160
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • A first or second class honours degree from a UK Higher Education Institution (HEI) or overseas equivalent in healthcare or medical sciences.
  • A Medical Doctor or Healthcare Professional working in the healthcare industry e.g. NHS.
  • Students will need to be working in the health context or have access to an appropriate placement, to comply with the requirements of some assessments within the course diet.
  • If English is not an applicant’s first language they will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 7.0 (Academic level), unless the primary medical qualification has been taught and examined in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13650 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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  • Part time Home/EU: £5,200

Living costs for Wolverhampton

  • 550 - 900 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

  • Postgraduate Loans
    • Professional and Career Development Loan
    • Charitable Funding
    • University Postgraduate Loyalty Discount
    • Dennis Turner Opportunity Fund

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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Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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