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Leadership for the Health Professions, PGCert

Swansea University

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Postgraduate Certificate

  • Location

    Singleton Park Campus

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date

    SEP-21, JAN-22

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

COURSE OVERVIEW

If you are a doctor, nurse or other health professional at any stage in your career and you have a leadership or management role, or aspire to one, our MSc Leadership for the Health Professions will help you develop the skills you need to flourish in your career.

Our unique interprofessional, multi-level, leadership development programme has been designed for busy working healthcare professionals, including international students. Our blended learning approach combines face to face contact days supplemented by online learning, tutor, mentor and peer support. You can study on campus, at either Swansea or Leicester, through distance learning, or a combination of both.

This part time programme provides you with theoretical and practical leadership development skills which you can apply across a range of leadership and management situations in healthcare and education. You’ll learn from a unique, case study based approach, where you will consider all aspects of health professionals’ activities from a leadership and management perspective.

LEADERSHIP FOR THE HEALTH PROFESSIONS EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

We have carefully designed the course to provide you with an increased knowledge and understanding of Leadership for the Health Professions, and the skills and knowledge you need to apply your learning to professional practice.

As such, this Master’s degree will give you the in-depth knowledge of the field to potentially enhance your prospects for career progression and further academic study.

Our career support services include:

  • Employability workshops, employers’ talks, bespoke events and careers fairs
  • Individual advice and guidance from professionally qualified Careers Advisers
  • Help with finding jobs, internships, work placements and volunteering opportunities
  • Access to information resources on a wide range of career management topics

Funding to support student internship opportunities and Student Society/Club events

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 6,750per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Swansea University

  • University League Table

    29th

  • Campus address

    Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, Swansea, SA2 8PP, Wales

Swansea University, established in 1920 is renowned for its research reputation, teaching excellence and its unique seafront location.
Swansea is an international university with students from over 130 countries and a strong international academic community.
The university has a friendly campus community, offering specialist support for international students.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    34th out of 122 7

    7th out of 29

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    132 62%

    47th

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    78 78%

    23rd

    9
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%

    43rd

    13
  • Entry standards

    / Max 128
    115 90%

    8th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    65 65%

    5th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.92 78%

    22nd

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