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Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care

University of Southampton

12 months
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24400 GBP/year
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About

Develop the skills to improve care and health outcomes in the UK and worldwide at the Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care MSc course offered by the University of Southampton. This degree will boost your leadership, managerial, and organisational skills.

Overview

Course Details

This Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care MSc course offered by the University of Southampton is ideal if you want to lead medical, health or social care teams at the highest levels. You’ll learn how to inspire the people and organisations you work with to get the best from them. It’s suitable for clinicians and non-clinicians from a range of backgrounds.

You'll learn modern approaches to leadership, with learning on self-leadership, leading teams, and leading organisations and systems. The Research Methods module prepares you for the dissertation and research projects in your workplace. We'll teach you how to use the latest research to take an evidence-based approach to improving care.

Our Health Work research group, led by Professor Peter Griffiths, has highlighted the impact of low nurse staffing and long working hours on patient safety. This work informs national conversations, health policy and practice world-wide.

Career Opportunities

You’ll graduate with the skills and knowledge to take up leadership and management positions in health and social care. Our graduates work for organisations across the globe including:

  • the Care Quality Commission
  • the World Health Organisation
  • non-governmental organisations that provide health and social care in refugee camps

Their work includes:

  • leading service improvement teams in NHS Trusts
  • designing data collection and privacy policies in social care
  • consulting
  • pursuing doctoral studies in the UK and beyond

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Leading Others
  • Self Leadership
  • Strategic Management
  • Research Methods for Evidence Based Practice
  • Governance in Action
  • Healthcare Informatics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • If you're applying for the full time master's course, you need a 2.2 honours degree in a relevant subject from a clinical, health, science or social science background.
  • Three years' work experience is helpful, but not necessary.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24400 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU Full-time: £24,400

Living costs for Southampton

697 - 1093 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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