Taught course

Digital Health (Online)

Institution
Glasgow Caledonian University · School of Health and Life Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree (or equivalent) Applicants must be capable of independent learning and be able to demonstrate evidence of recent (within the last five years) academic or post-qualification study. Non-standard applications with previous experience and learning will be considered, in these circumstances applicants may be advised to register for one module to assess suitability to study at Masters level prior to registering for the entire programme, and may also be asked to produce a piece of work as a measure ability to study at Masters level.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This programme is aimed at Health and Social Care professionals wishing to advance their practice or continue their professional development, by broadening their knowledge and understanding of the digital health technologies and methodologies and their impact on service delivery and person centred approaches to care. The programme may also appeal to science and engineering graduates wishing to branch out into Digital Health consultancy and business.

Developments in digital healthcare and communications are providing innovative opportunities for practitioners, patients, carers and other users to manage and promote health, rehabilitation, fitness and wellbeing; allowing greater access to services and importantly enabling a more person centred approach by empowering patients, users and carers as partners in their understanding and management of their condition.

Information for international students

IELTS score of 6.5 (or equivalent) with no element below 6.0.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees need to be paid to the university however some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
studentenquiries@gcu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)141 331 8630