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Multicultural and International Health Care - Single module

Level 7 (30 credits)

School - School of Health Sciences

Subject area - Psychology and Public Health

Start Dates(s): September; February

Duration:

One Semester, intake September and February

Fees:

Part-time - £1,230 per 30 credit module

In Brief:

  • Explore health care within multicultural societies
  • Examine your practice in an international context
  • Delivered by staff who are staff who are subject experts in their field
  • A part-time only course
  • NHS funding available

Course Summary

You can take this course as a single module for continuing professional development

This module will explore:

  • The basis of multicultural health care
  • International health care and influences on practice
  • Health and social care systems: International
  • Aid to developing countries: explore health and social implications
  • Health issues within the EU

Entry Requirements

Registered professional working in health and social care

A graduate or graduate equivalent

Accreditation for Prior Experiential Learning (APEL)

We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully.

The Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process could help you to make your work and life experience count. The APL process can be used for entry onto courses or to give you exemptions from parts of your course.

Two forms of APL may be used for entry: the Accreditation of Prior Certificated Learning (APCL) or the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL).

English Language Requirements

If your first language is not English you must provide evidence of profiency in English - IELTS 6.5 band score or above are proof of this.

Suitable For

A wide range of health care professionals interested in developing their understanding of international health care systems.

Fees 2017-18

Type of StudyFee
Part-time£1,230 per 30 credit module

Applying for postgraduate Health and Social Care single modules

All applications for post qualifying heath and social care modules are made directly to the University, please complete the appropriate application form and send to the University.

Teaching

Teaching is taught through lectures, seminars and tutorials.

Assessment

5,000 word assignment

Employability

Career Prospects

This module can be taken as stand-alone for the purposes of continuing professional development.

You will be able to apply what you have learnt to clinical practice and improve the quality of your care.

Links with Industry

We work with over 100 health and social care organisations so our links with industry are very strong. These relationships will be of direct benefit to you because our academic team work in practice in some of these organisations at a senior level so are able to keep you at the forefront of developments in the sector, which in turn help you provide a better service.

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