Taught course

Health and Social Care Leadership

Bangor University · School of Healthcare Sciences

Entry requirements

Entry to the MSc Health and Social Care Leadership programme requires a 2(ii) undergraduate degree in a relevant subject from a recognised institution. Degree subjects acceptable for all programmes: Nursing, Midwifery, Occupational/speech & language therapy, Physiotherapy, Medicine/Dentistry, Psychology, Radiography. Working professionals with non-graduate qualifications will be considered on an individual basis by the School.

Months of entry


Course content

This course deals with: leading and managing service improvements, service level innovation and change, managing quality, ensuring effective and legal frameworks for governance (organisational assurance) and professional accountability. Compulsory modules: realising service improvement; work-based learning; leadership, quality, innovation and change; research methods or e-research methods; dissertation supervised research project. Optional Modules: managing & developing people; accountability in health & social care; organisational behaviour in health and social care organisations; MDT working in risk management.

Information for international students

English language standard – we ask for an IELTS score of 6.5 with no individual score less than 6.0 (or equivalent). This does not apply to all prospective candidates, please ask for advice as your Bachelor degree may be sufficient to meet this requirement.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 - 60 months


full time
9 months

Course contact details

John Alcock
01248 383122