Taught course

Health and Social Care

Edinburgh Napier University · School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Care

Entry requirements

The entry requirement for this course is a Bachelor Degree in any discipline.

We may also consider other qualifications or experience which demonstrate through our recognition of prior learning process that you have appropriate knowledge and skills at SCQF level 10.

Months of entry

January, September, May

Course content

If you are working in or aspiring to management or leadership positions within statutory and independent health and social care organisations then this course is for you.

Delivered fully online, the course will develop your knowledge and understanding of leadership, governance, management, audit and evaluation of health and social care services. These transferrable skills will help you to lead change, evaluate service delivery, implement quality initiatives and enhance your communication with stakeholders on these issues.

This course provides a foundation for career progression within the health and social care sector, and as a graduate from this course you will be in a position to lead change and improvement within health and social care practice and service delivery within your working environment.

It is ideally suited to individuals who intend to balance their personal and professional commitments with their studies.

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
21-36 months
21-36 months

Course contact details

Admissions and Enquiries
+44 (0)333 900 6040