Taught course

Quality and Patient Safety Improvement

Institution
University of Nottingham · School of Nursing and Academic Division of Midwifery
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

2:2 (or international equivalent) in any health, allied health or social care related subject and experience of relevant, personal, professional and education experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MSc in Quality and Patient Safety Improvement is an exciting new collaborative programme. It is hosted by the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, and also involves the Centre for Health Innovation, Leadership and Learning within the Nottingham University Business School; the Human Factors Research Group in the School of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering; and the Trent Simulation and Clinical Skills Centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust.

The programme is aimed at postgraduate healthcare professionals and graduate management colleagues who wish to develop greater expertise in quality and patient safety improvement with a strong emphasis on application in practice. This may include clinical staff, professional managers or commissioners involved in design and delivery of primary care, secondary hospital-based care, mental health, community and pre-hospital care services. The programme is also suitable for those interested in education and teaching in this field and associated research, innovation and scholarship. Applications are welcomed from UK and International students.

Information for international students

English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

PGCert

part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0)115 823 0887