Taught course

Health Informatics

Institution
University of Central Lancashire · School of Health
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

The course team welcome applicants without the formal qualifications, and each application will be assessed individually through interview and evidence provided by the candidate.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MSc Health Informatics is designed to provide a specialist qualification in health informatics, addressing a wide range of operational care and management perspectives. It illustrates principles across the health and social care sector, taking theory into practice. It is ideal for demonstrating competence in informatics to support the care domain and contributing towards meeting continuing professional development goals. Course learning outcomes map to Health Informatics National Occupational Standards and the Key Skills Framework. The MSc in Health Informatics consists of core modules in health informatics, research methods, study skills, with optional modules and a dissertation. The distance learning course is delivered in blended or in local cohort mode using eLearn, face-to-face lectures, seminars, workshops and self-directed learning.
The MSc in Health Informatics programme consists of core modules in health informatics, research methods, postgraduate study skills, together with optional modules and a dissertation.

Information for international students

See www.uclan.ac.uk/international

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
33 months

PGDip

part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiry Management
Email
cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1772 892 400