Taught course

Transforming Integrated Health and Social Care

University of Central Lancashire · School of Community Health and Midwifery

Entry requirements

A recognised British honours degree of 2.2 or above, or its equivalent, in a relevant subject from an approved institution of higher education.

Non-standard applicants are welcome. Recognition of Prior and Work Based Learning in accordance with University regulations may be available. Informal enquiries are welcomes so please do ask if you are unsure about whether you met the entry requirements.

English language and writing skills at GCSE English (Grade C or above) or IELTS 6.5

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This MSc has been directly tailored to address the pressing need to confront contemporary issues in relation to the integration of health and social care. The course seeks to explore the inherent challenges in transforming health and social care policy and practice and is suitable for those individuals who hold strategic positions within organisations as well as individual health and social care professionals who wish to learn more about how to enhance care.

Specifically the course aims to: provide an opportunity for health and care professionals to undertake a critical evaluation of underlying theory, practice and research in health and social care; provide a forum to share knowledge and experience; debate methodological and contemporary issues and enhance practice within a collaborative on-line learning community; enable critique of the conceptual analysis and practical application of integrated health and social care and develop critically reflective leaders, practitioners, managers or researchers who can function at an advanced level of practice and provide leadership in the planning, development and critical evaluation of integrated health and social care.

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


part time
36-48 months


part time
24 months


part time
12 months

Course contact details

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