Taught course

Healthcare Science

Institution
Staffordshire University · Life Sciences and Education
Qualifications
ProfDoc

Entry requirements

To enter the Programme at Level 7, you’ll normally need an undergraduate (Bachelor’s) degree or equivalent in a related field/discipline. However, if you don’t meet this requirement, prior related experience will be considered. For the modules at Level 7 there is a provision for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

To enter the Programme at Level 8, you’ll normally need a postgraduate (Master’s) degree or equivalent in a related field/discipline. However, if you don’t meet this requirement, prior related experience will be considered.

If your first language is not English, you’ll need an IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in each discipline.

Months of entry

January

Course content

The Professional Doctorate in Healthcare Science enables you to enhance your practice through research, innovation and leadership. By integrating your professional expertise with research-led enquiry, you’ll push the boundaries of your discipline and contribute to the latest evidence-based practice.

Healthcare science thrives on innovation and discovery, and this Professional Doctorate will give you the opportunity to develop research and lead change.

The programme will provide a unique opportunity for you, to combine your expertise and academic endeavour to explore practical real-world issues in your chosen field through a bespoke framework of research training. The programme structure allows for inter-professional work and study which is an indicator of high-quality innovative programmes. The combination of research expertise and experience of research supervision across the academics that form the course delivery team, strengthens the programme both emulating and modelling the best inter-disciplinary professional practice.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • ProfDoc
    full time
    36 months
      distance learning
      36 months

      Course contact details

      Name
      Enquries Team
      Email
      enquiries@staffs.ac.uk
      Phone
      +4401782294400