Taught course

Leadership Development

Edge Hill University · Faculty of Health and Social Care

Entry requirements

The normal minimum requirement is a lower second-class honours degree in a health or social care related subject. However, you can access the programme without a degree through successfully completing a standalone masters module. The focus for the programme is to link theory to practice; you are expected to be working in an environment that allows you to meet the learning outcomes of the course. All applicants for the programme will be offered an academic interview prior to commencement of the course.

Clinical Leadership; Leadership and Management; Medical Leadership and Management.

Months of entry


Course content

This MSc in Leadership Development will create leaders able to improve the quality of care and act as effective change agents. Throughout the programme, reflection will be applied to determine the type of leader you are; the type of leader you aspire to be (and why); and the action that will be taken to further your leadership development. This will be supported by group work, debate, action learning sets and student-led seminars to create a learning community conducive to critical reflection.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36-72 months

Course contact details

Faculty of Health and Social Care Student Recruitment and Marketing Support Team
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