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Quality And Safety in Healthcare - Quality And Safety in Social Care

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
9000 EUR/year
2950 EUR/year
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About

This Quality And Safety in Healthcare - Quality And Safety in Social Care programme from Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology is applicable across the public, private and voluntary sector with participants from multi-professional backgrounds including social care, clinical, administrative and practitioner levels.

Overview

On completion of this Quality And Safety in Healthcare - Quality And Safety in Social Care programme from Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology, students will have developed enhanced contextual, cultural and professional insights into quality, safety and governance.

Graduates will be equipped with a set of skills that will have a direct impact in the safe delivery of health and social care.

Programme Structure

This programme is a Master of Science in Health and Social Care leading to the exit award of either MSc Quality and Safety in Healthcare or MSc Quality and Safety in Social Care. 

The exit award will depend on the student’s area of professional practice.

The programme is designed around five key themes:

  • Towards a new understanding of quality care in contemporary health and social care.
  • Improving service user safety
  • Enhancing the care experience of service users
  • Developing a systematic approach to quality improvement methodology
  • Leadership and management as quality improvement drivers in health and social care

Career Opportunities

This programme offers an invaluable opportunity for eligible graduates to benefit from enhanced level of competencies which will instruct excellence in quality and safety in health and social care.

Graduates will particularly benefit in pursuing a career path in quality management, compliance, general management and person safety roles.

These roles vary across the emerging spectrum of health and social care.

Graduates will advance their career prospects in terms of promotion eligibility and post-graduate training.

This may be in management and or specialist areas such as clinical risk or quality improvement within the health and social care environment.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Governance and Compliance for Quality
  • Safer Systems
  • Quality and Innovation
  • Person Safety
  • Critical Thinking & Decision Making
  • Applied Research: Theory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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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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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • H2.2 in a Level 8 degree in any health or social care discipline or recognised cognate professional qualification, and one full-time year relevant experience which must be in the last five years.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2950 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Student contribution: 3000 EUR

Funding

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