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About

All programmes of study will be delivered in a dual way combining both online and face to face teaching as appropriate. Face to face teaching will be delivered in a blended format with no large lectures to begin with. Please visit our website for more information. The Health Care Management programme is offered by Swansea University.

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Overview

If you are currently working in a health-related management role and want to build on your experience or are looking to develop your career in this area, our Master’s in Health Care Management programme at Swansea University will give you the perfect grounding.

You will learn how to plan and deliver service improvements, manage change, work with others to achieve organisational goals, communicate effectively, and make the best use of resources.

Throughout your studies, you will gain leadership tools that can be applied in a wide variety of health care and related management roles.

This  Health Care Management programme at Swansea University attracts students from a wide range of nationalities, providing excellent opportunities to share knowledge about the unique challenges faced by healthcare managers working in different countries. 

Career opportunities

Your Master’s qualification in Health Care Management will open up opportunities for career development in a wide range of healthcare settings. You will also have a solid base for further study or to explore related areas such as research, education, and policy development. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Politics and Policies
  • Organising Health Care
  • Evidence and Research for Health Care Management
  • Social, Cultural and Economic Context of Health
  • Theory and Practice of Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care
  • Foundations in Public Health and Primary Health Care
  • Quality Improvement
  • Comparing Health Care Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applicants are encouraged to apply by 31 July for entry in September, to ensure that vacancies are still available.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
Lower Second Class

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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

When submitting your application for Healthcare Management, please include a personal statement that incorporates the following:

  • Explain how your work experience (paid or voluntary) and/or previous studies to date will support you undertaking the MSc Health Care Management?
  • What do you understand by the term ‘health care management’?
  • How do you think studying this programme will help with your future career?
To apply for this course you will need:
  • A UK 2.2 degree from a recognised university or awarding body
  • Or equivalent qualifications
  • Or professional qualifications in a relevant field
  • Or at least two years relevant work experience

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7900 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

For funding and scholarships, please visit our website for more details.

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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