Get professional healthcare management training from a leading UK medical school
The complex nature of health services makes managing competing demands with limited resources extremely challenging for health professionals.
A number of Scottish Government reports have identified a need for health and social care staff to improve their leadership and management skills in order to provide safe, high-quality care.
On this Introduction to Management and Leadership in Health Services Microcredential at University of Glasgow by FutureLearn, you’ll develop your understanding of the theories of management and leadership, and grow your adaptability, creativity, innovation, and analytical skills.
You’ll learn how to ensure collective leadership across staff grades, build effective multidisciplinary teams, and implement efficient ways of promoting the health and wellbeing of communities.
Engaging with health economics, equity, and clinical governance, you’ll evaluate the organisation and delivery of healthcare services and the principles underlying health service policy.
What skills will you learn?
- Problem solving
- Analytical skills
- Goal setting
- Information gathering
- Practice development
- Leadership theory
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
What is a microcredential?
Microcredentials are designed to upskill you for work in rapidly-growing industries, without the time and cost commitment of a full degree. Your microcredential can stand alone as an independent credential, and some also offer academic credit to use towards a degree.
- Understanding the Context of Health Care Management
- Doing Health Service Management Differently
- 70 days
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Microcredentials with credit are designed to be transferable. You can use the credit as one of the credentials listed on your application form for any university or course, and you can include it on your CV when you apply for a job.
DisciplinesManagement, Organisation & Leadership Health Management Health Sciences View 196 other Short Courses in Management, Organisation & Leadership in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
In order to join this microcredential you should hold both:
- a relevant undergraduate degree at least at 2.2 honours level or equivalent
- a minimum of six months of work experience in a healthcare environment.
International1144 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1144 USD for the full programme during 70 days.
National1144 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1144 USD for the full programme during 70 days.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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