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Quality and Safety in Healthcare Management (Dubai Campus)

RCSI Institute of Leadership

Master
24 months
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15566 EUR/year
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About

The MSc in Quality and Safety in Healthcare Management programme at RCSI Institute of Leadership offers you the opportunity to use quality improvement tools and interventions that are specific to quality, safety and risk in healthcare.

Overview

Throughout the programme you will develop skills in evaluating core concepts around patient safety, quality, accreditation and governance. Following the completion of six modules, you will further enhance your skills by leading a change project aimed at enhancing quality and safety in your organisation.

Graduates of this programme are better able to ensure the delivery and configuration of high-quality health services and lead change and development within their areas. They are also equipped to specialise in formal quality and safety roles.

Learning outcomes

This Quality and Safety in Healthcare Management programme at RCSI Institute of Leadership will provide you with the skills and knowledge to:

  • Develop critical thinking around internal and external catalysts for quality and understand the core concepts of quality and safety.
  • Evaluate research and use measurement tools for quality and safety.
  • Manage and evaluate tools and frameworks for quality.
  • Provide effective leadership skills, for a changing healthcare environment.
  • Evaluate the concepts of governance including clinical risk management and audit.
  • Effectively manage the accreditation process and evaluate the use of standards.
  • Carry out an organisational development project, demonstrate skills in learning from reflection of this experience and the skills to disseminate your projects.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Quality & Safety in Healthcare
  • Tools and Frameworks for Quality
  • Evaluation, Measurement & Research
  • Leadership & Strategic Management
  • Clinical Governance
  • Accreditation & Standards
  • Action Learning Sets

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are received up to 11 months before the next intake. You are advised to apply early.

Language

English

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

To be considered for admissions into the MSC programme, you must provide the following information:

  • Bachelors Degree and transcript
  • Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) - CGPA of a minimum 3 out of 4, students with a GPA below 3 can be accepted on a provisional basis and will be required to gain an average of 60% in the first 2 modules
  • Equivalency certificate - The MOE requires that all applicants, who hold a primary degree from outside the United Arab Emirates, obtain an equivalency certificate. 
  • English proficiency test - IELTS score of 6.0 or the equivalent score on another standardised test approved by MOE.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15566 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15566 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    15566 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15566 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • Year 1: 63,000 AED (inc. VAT)
  • Year 2: 52,500 AED (inc. VAT)

Funding

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