University of Essex Online

      PG Dip International Healthcare Management

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      Typology Postgraduate
      Methodology Online
      Duration 16 Months
      Start January
      Delivery of study materials Yes
      Support service Yes
      Virtual classes Yes
      • Postgraduate
      • Online
      • Duration:
        16 Months
      • Start:
      • Delivery of study materials
      • Support service
      • Virtual classes

      Are you interested in furthering your professional knowledge? If your answer is “yes” then you should check this Postgraduate Diploma in International Healthcare Management, imparted by University of Essex Online, that has recently added to its catalogue.

      This programme will provide you with a systematic and critical understanding of leadership and management theory, challenges and practices within a global healthcare environment.

      It course introduces you to the complexities of international healthcare, covering a wide range of challenging and thought-provoking business and health related topics.

      Developed by subject experts, the course looks at principles, theories and practices within healthcare management. It also provides you with the opportunity to learn about the processes of policy-making, planning and delivery of services whilst taking into account the cultural, ethical and social issues.

      If you want more information about this programme, contact University of Essex Online through without hesitation. We will be glad to solve all your doubts.

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      · What are the objectives of this course?

      You'll gain knowledge about the processes of policy-making, planning and delivery of healthcare services while taking into account the culture, ethical and social issues. This course can be achieved as a stand-alone qualification or used as a stepping stone towards our full Masters degree. The start date and details of this course are still subject to University approval. In the event that approval is not granted by your course start date, an alternative date will be offered or a full refund is given. If we need to make changes to this programme as part of the University of Essex validation process, we will communicate these to you at the earliest possible date.

      · Who is it intended for?

      Graduates or healthcare professionals looking to further their career and gain new skills and ideas to apply in their workplace.

      · Requirements

      There are two different entry routes. The Academic Entry Route requires you to have an undergraduate degree from an approved institution equivalent to a UK Honours degree (or a relevant professional qualification). For the Work Experience Entry Route, you must have at least five years' senior level work experience. For both entry routes, if English is not your first language, your English ability should be equivalent to an IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0.

      · Qualification

      PG Dip International Healthcare Management.

      · What marks this course apart?

      Your course will be delivered through our state-of-the-art virtual learning platform. This provides both high-quality resources and support from experienced tutors, as well as the opportunity to collaborate with fellow professionals around the world. The postgraduate qualification you gain is recognised worldwide and is awarded by University of Essex - part of the elite group of 'dual intensive' universities rated 22nd in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018.

      · What happens after requesting information?

      They will be contacted by an Admissions Advisor who will discuss their options.

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      5.0 07/01/2019
      What I would highlight: The university and its ca,pus is great so far. We are provide with all sort of facilities. People around are friendly and humble to interact with.
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      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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      5.0 16/09/2018
      What I would highlight: Essex students union was the best part of this university. It is whole heartedly dedicated for students and for their refreshment. They offer great clubs and nightouts which adds color to life.
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      4.0 02/08/2018
      What I would highlight: Joining Essex was the best decision ever and I had a great time overall.
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      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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      5.0 29/04/2018
      What I would highlight: Awful in all aspects and I won't recommend the same to anyone. Food is amazingly awful, I must mention that.
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      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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      What you'll learn on the course

      HealthCare Management
      Business management
      Healthcare systems
      Social healthcare
      Political healthcare
      Ethical healthcare
      Service Improvement

      Course programme

      The Postgraduate Diploma in International Healthcare Management is made up of the following modules and, upon completion, is equal to a total of 120 credits at Level 7.

      Level 7 modules:
      • Healthcare Management: Principles and Practices (20 credits)
      • Leadership in Practice (20 credits)
      • Health Economics (20 credits)*
      • Comparative Systems and Innovation in Healthcare (20 credits)
      • Social, Political and Ethical Issues in Healthcare (20 credits)
      • Service Improvement (20 credits)

      Upon completion of your PG Dip International Healthcare Management we offer the opportunity for you to progress on to study for an MSc International Healthcare Management (180 credits).

      Additional information

      Price changing for 2018-19 academic year.