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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Run at the client site in the region of United Kingdom

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    SEP-21, JAN-22

  • Duration

    3 years

Course summary

Course summary

  • Learn to help those with illness, injury and disabilities overcome obstacles in the workplace.
  • Examine the social and political issues that individuals with illness, injury and disabilities may face.
  • Benefit from a flexible, distance-learning approach; perfect for fitting around a related career.
  • Personalise your learning approach; adapting your modules and qualification level to suit you.
  • Enhance your employability; be at the forefront of political changes relating to work and welfare reform.

This versatile postgraduate course is aimed towards those with an existing position in an employment-related area. You'll specialise and suit your interests, work and experience; graduating with sought-after qualifications.

How you learn

This course allows you to study as you work. You'll take two core modules, and then choose a more specialised route. Throughout, you'll be encouraged to forge interprofessional relationships, sharing your experiences through the online learning environment.

You learn through

  • self-directed study
  • live webinar engagement
  • essays/journal articles
  • project and research work
  • service improvement plans
  • reflection

You can study individual modules from this course and gain academic credit towards a qualification.

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in:

  • occupational health
  • occupational therapy
  • physiotherapy
  • human resources
  • employment services
  • rehabilitation
  • disability services.

Tuition fees

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University information

Sheffield Hallam University

  • University League Table

    67th

  • Campus address

    Sheffield Hallam University, City Campus, Howard Street, Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 1WB, England

Partnered with La Trobe University in Australia, the universities work together on research and innovation projects with global impact.
The GoGlobal scheme helps fund students to take up opportunities studying, working or volunteering abroad. All students have the opportunity to do this.
Students come from 125 countries. Sheffield Hallam has offices in China, Nigeria, India, Pakistan and Malaysia.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    27th out of 39 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 215
    133 65%

    33rd

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    98 98%

    14th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 100
    4.31 86%

    9th

    4

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