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Strategic Leadership and Innovation in Healthcare - MSc

Taught entirely online, our part-time MSc in Strategic Leadership and Innovation in Healthcare has been carefully designed to provide you with the skills to focus on addressing the complexity of change within healthcare settings through innovation and the adoption of a more critical and strategic focus.

The course is delivered entirely through our in-house bespoke distance-learning platform, my.wbs, providing you with maximum flexibility. As well as access to high quality, continuously evolving content, my.wbs also enables you to interact with your peers and academic tutors in a supportive, online learning environment.

Core Modules:

    • Strategic leadership in healthcare innovation
    • Managing patient safety and involvement
    • Knowledge and knowledge translation in healthcare Systems
    • Organisational innovation in healthcare
    • Digital healthcare strategy
    • Mobilising resources and incentives for healthcare innovation
    • Research appraisal and project planning
    • Innovation project

    For more information on these modules, click here.

    * The modules mentioned above may be subject to change. Please read our terms and conditions for more detailed information.

    Teaching:

    Our course is delivered entirely through our in-house bespoke distance learning platform, my.wbs, providing you with maximum flexibility. As well as access to high quality, continuously evolving content, my.wbs also enables you to interact with your peers and academic tutors in a supportive, online learning environment.

    Modules are taken in a set order and typically, one module will span a 12 week period, culminating in the submission of your assignment.

    The final Innovation Project, focused on a real-life improvement or innovation, will bring together all of the themes covered throughout the course. The project will be assessed through submission of a protocol, a recorded presentation, and a written submission using the format of a relevant journal as the basis for structuring the report.

    Contact Hours:

    This course is taught entirely online.

    Assessment:

    You will be assessed mainly via individual assignments, plus some elements of group work in some of the modules.

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    Essential information

    Course Code

    P-N1QB

    Duration

    Part-time: 30-36 months

    Entry Requirements

    All applicants must have at least 4 years’ work experience in a relevant healthcare environment
    as well as a 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent). We also welcome applications from candidates who do not have the academic qualifications but are exceptional, with a proven ability to achieve. In addition, participants need
    to make sure that they have access to sufficient technical requirements for using the online portal (hardware, software and internet).

    English Language Requirements

    Band B

    IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

    Department of Study

    Warwick Business School

    Location of Study

    University of Warwick

    Course Fees

    See Student Finance

    Scholarships

    We have over £2 million of WBS Scholarships available to the strongest candidates to our Master’s courses. You will automatically be considered for a WBS Scholarship upon submitting your course application. For details of scholarships please visit our website.

    Additional Course Costs

    No additional course costs.

    Find out more about fees and funding on the University website.

     

    How to Apply

    Department website

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    This information is applicable for 2019 entry.