Taught course

Health

Institution
University of Brighton · School of Health Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Individual offers may vary. For non-native speakers of English: IELTS 6.5 overall, or equivalent qualification. Students with lower scores can enter through our extended masters programme. More information can be found here http://www.brighton.ac.uk/hss/courses/gphss Other: Normally in, or recently in, public service employment or engaged in community or voluntary activity that gives direct understanding of the public service environment. Reflection on practice forms an important element of the learning. Applicants unable to demonstrate one of the three requirements above can be permitted to register as a single module student. Students who are successful at studying for one module and are awarded credits may be eligible to enrol for further modules. Degree and/or experience: Students are normally expected to demonstrate one of the entry requirements below: - an honours degree from a higher educational institution in the UK (minimum of 2.2), or equivalent award from a European, or overseas higher education institution, and some public/health service experience; - an appropriate professional qualification from a body that is represented in public/health services work plus minimum five years working in a public/health services organisation; and an ability to demonstrate skills of applied learning (for example successfully completing some L3 modules - grade C and above); - an HND, or diploma equivalent, in an area applied to public/health services, plus minimum five years working in a public/health services organisation; and an ability to demonstrate skills of applied learning (for example successfully completing some L3 related modules - grade C and above).

MSc, PGCert, PGDip

Months of entry

September, February

Course content

This course covers the disciplines associated with health, health care and applied social science, and is aimed at people in public service employment or who may be engaged in community or voluntary activity. Each student on this course is able to create their own unique set of modules associated with health, health care and applied social science to make up the Health MSc. At the start of the course you will consult with the course leader, and complete a s.w.o.t. analysis alongside using the university's student profile system enabling you to review your current achievements and highlight areas for further development. On this basis a tailored choice of modules from the Graduate Programme in Health and Social Science is created that will suit your professional, academic and personal aspirations.

Information for international students

We welcome applications from international students who meet the entry requirements.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24-72 months

PGDip

full time
12 months
part time
24-72 months

PGCert

full time
12 months
part time
24-72 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
nam.pg@brighton.ac.uk
Phone
01273 644076