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MSc Clinical Medicine (Leadership and Management)

MSc Clinical Medicine (Leadership and Management)

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Full time | City Campus | 1 year | 19-SEP-22

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Full time


1 year

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Medicine (General) Leadership Drug Medicine Control (Nursing)

Course type


Course Summary

Why choose this course?

The MSc Clinical Medicine (Leadership and Management) has been developed by practicing
NHS Consultants and Health Academics in consultation with NHS Trust Partners. The
course is designed for Medical Doctors and other Healthcare Professionals to develop and
refine their clinical, leadership and research skills and develop understanding of effective
teamwork and best practice. The speciality pathway (Leadership and Management) aims to
enhance innovation, leadership, teaching, learning and research skills, thereby, facilitating
personal and professional development and strengthening participants’ ability to bring about
positive change, solve problems effectively, and ensure patient safety.

This course has a strong emphasis on the evaluation and development of both clinical
practice, research, and encourages participants to reflect critically on workplace experiences
and learning. For participants, the course aims to provide a clear framework which supports
CPD, recognition of prior learning and work based learning.

For Medical Doctors the course aims to provide a route in which they can take a different
speciality, to change medical career routes and for Doctors seeking further accreditation of
subspecialty expertise. Students will also achieve PgCert and PgDip awards in this course.


The aim of this module is to provide you with depth knowledge of the research process and to acquire practical skills for the design and conduct of research studies, including data collection and analysis. You will plan a research study to be carried out independently, in fulfilment of the requirements of the Master's Dissertation. You will write a research plan in preparation for the development of the research proposal needed in your application for ethical approval of your study. You will gain a critical, depth knowledge of the methodologies and research methods you will need in order to write Chapter 3 (Methodology and Methods) of your Master's Dissertation.

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

A first or second class honours degree from a UK Higher Education Institution (HEI) or overseas equivalent in healthcare or medical sciences. A Medical Doctor or Healthcare Professional working in the healthcare industry e.g. NHS.

University information

The University of Wolverhampton prides itself on being a career-focused university, with extensive business links across a wide range of industries. It has a 98% employability rating for its postgraduate students and offers over 150 postgraduate qualifications. Located in the heart of England, Wolverhampton is within easy reach of the rest of the UK, less than 20 minutes to Birmingham with London, Manchester and Liverpool in easy reach on the...more