Taught course

Health and Social Care Leadership

Bishop Grosseteste University · Bishop Grosseteste University

Entry requirements

Obtained, or predicted to obtain, normally an undergraduate honours degree in a humanities or social science related subject (or equivalent)

Months of entry


Course content

This Masters course is aimed at advanced practitioners, supervisors and managers working or volunteering in the field of health and social care who have extensive experience in practice, and whose current role is to lead, support and challenge those working within the field. This course aims to enable an in-depth knowledge and understanding of leadership practice in health and social care, informed by current scholarly research and including a critical awareness of current issues and developments at the forefront of health and social care.

The course will encourage you to work out your own ways of approaching situations and issues through an awareness of other perspectives and increased self-awareness. It is designed to improve your ability to address the issues involved in the successful implementation of practice and in securing better outcomes. You will be encouraged to develop a greater understanding of yourself and of the theoretical issues that examine the nature of leadership, thereby increasing your ability to manage complex issues in the future.

*course subject to validation.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admissions Team
01522 583658