Applicants working in a health care context. Usually three years’ work experience (clinical or nonclinical), which allows for the scope to undertake innovation and improvement projects. All applications require employer/stakeholder support. For the PgDip/MA a PgCert in Innovation and Improvement Science is required. You may also make a claim (APL) to gain credits for exemption from some modules.
Months of entry
This course allows you to explore how to make better use of research and innovation to improve ways in which healthcare is organised and delivered for patient benefit.
It is a work-based course, requiring you to identify and implement service improvement projects in your own work context.
The course is designed to focus on key concepts:
- Improvement science concepts
- Evidence-based approaches
- Quality improvement and measurement
The MSc also includes:
- Work-based enquiry methods for investigating innovations and improvement projects
- Work-based healthcare innovation and improvement projects, varying in size and scope depending on the target award
Students may also make a claim (APL) to gain credits for exemption from some modules.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Coordinator
- +44 (0)1524 593318