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Healthcare Practice PgCert/PgDip/MSc

Healthcare Practice PgCert/PgDip/MSc

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Study mode

Part time

Duration

3 years

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Health Studies Nursing Paramedical Services / Supplementary Medicine

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Why choose this course?

At St George’s we offer a broad range of learning environments like traditional lecture-tutorials, interactive workshops, laboratory and practical activities, student-led seminars and web-based delivery.

What you will study

Teaching is delivered using a variety of methods including: lectures, e-learning, role-play, case studies and small group work, discussion groups and work-based learning. The course director and pathway leaders oversee all aspects of student learning and assessment and provide individualised guidance with study planning. You will also have a personal tutor (normally the module leader) who oversees your progress through the course. You are also allocated a research supervisor to support you through the research methods module and dissertation and there is a learning support lecturer who can provide one-to-one help with academic writing skills.

Teaching and assessment

Students are assessed using: oral presentations, reports, written examinations, scope of practice portfolio, practice based assessments and case logs.

Modules

Dissertation: Research Project or Work-Based Project or Systematic Review (60 Credits) - Core
Research Methods (15 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£2,680

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants will be required to meet all of the following criteria: Hold a recognised healthcare / health-related professional qualification and current professional registration; Normally have a minimum of one year’s post-qualifying practice experience. Module specific requirements and entry criteria will apply to some modules and these will be indicated in the module outlines; Hold an Honours degree (2:ii) or above from a UK or Republic of Ireland university. An Honours degree equivalent to a (2:ii) or above from an approved institution of higher education outside the UK and Republic of Ireland will be accepted. Advice on equivalent status of overseas awards will be obtained from the National Recognition and Information Centre for the UK (NARIC). Non-standard applicants: Applicants will normally hold a recognised healthcare / health-related professional qualification and current professional registration; Applications will be considered from non-standard applicants who can demonstrate the following certificated learning: relevant healthcare / healthcare-related Post-graduate Certificate or Post-graduate Diploma from a UK or Republic of Ireland university or equivalent qualification from an approved institution of higher education outside the UK and Republic of Ireland OR healthcare / health-related DipH.E. from a UK or Republic of Ireland university or equivalent qualification from an approved institution of higher education outside the UK and Republic of Ireland and one of the following completed within the last five years: successful completion of a healthcare / health-related standalone module at level M or a minimum of 30 credits from healthcare / health-related standalone modules at level 6, at or above grade B (60%).

University information

Located in South-West London, Kingston University offers a high-quality portfolio of postgraduate and research degree courses, and a cosmopolitan university experience. Students are equipped with the skills needed to succeed in the modern workplace, and are provided with a huge variety of learning opportunities, top-class resources and support services. Postgraduate study spans four academic facilities; Kingston School of Art, Faculty of...more