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ONLINE DEGREE

MBA for the Healthcare Sector

Have the opportunity to explore the unique global challenges faced by leaders and managers within the health and social care organisations and gain the skills and knowledge required to deliver quality health services and respond to future demands.

Become an innovative leader in the modern world of health and social care

Leadership and management of health and social care services in hospitals and related facilities is changing rapidly with government, funding bodies and insurance companies demanding greater accountability and efficiency. The complex patient journey creates unique challenges for managers of health and social care services. The degree aims to address those challenges and prepare the next generation of healthcare leaders, managers and entrepreneurs to think creatively in delivering health and social care services and responding to future demands.

Masters

Have the opportunity to explore the unique global challenges faced by leaders and managers within the health and social care organisations and gain the skills and knowledge required to deliver quality health services and respond to future demands.

Duration
2-5 years
Price
£15,900 GBP (Total tuition fee)
£1,325 GBP (Price per program)
Overview
11 programs
Start date
Sep 2018

What do I need to apply?

• Applicants should normally be an Honours graduate in a relevant academic discipline with a 2.2 degree or above.

• Applicants should have a minimum 2 years post-degree full-time work experience in a management/administrative/professional health or social care capacity.

• Applicants, whose first language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in the English language equivalent to IELTS 6.5.

• Applicants who do not meet the above requirements, but have relevant experience will also be considered on an individual basis.

• Applicants without an Honours degree should have substantial work experience of at least 10 years since leaving secondary school.

What are the learning outcomes?

• Learning through online discussion with and feedback from subject and clinical expert educators.

• Networking opportunities with your peers with a range of experience and professional backgrounds, across business, healthcare sectors and across the globe.

• Opportunity to develop critical thinking and cognitive level skills to master’s level.

• Full access to the university library, online resources and support from expert subject specific librarians.

Programs on this degree

ProgramDate
Policy, Politics and Transforming Practice (FBLT033)To be announced
Leading in Complex Health Systems (FBLT033)To be announced
Transforming Healthcare Business Proposal (FBLT033)To be announced
Business Models and Processes (FBLT033)24 Sep 2018
Geopolitical, Economic and Legal Environments (FBLT033)24 Sep 2018
Financial Analysis (FBLT033)To be announced
Organisational Behaviour and Learning (FBLT033)To be announced
Innovation and Entrepreneurship (FBLT033)To be announced
Leadership and Change Management (FBLT033)To be announced
Strategy and Decision-Making (FBLT033)To be announced
Global Marketing (FBLT033)To be announced

What you'll get as a degree student with FutureLearn

  • Learn when you want by watching videos, reading articles, doing tests, and completing assignments online
  • Join online discussions and collaborate with your peers in a virtual study group
  • Enjoy discussions with feedback from expert educators
  • Get full access to the university library, online resources and support

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Delivered by expert academics

Coventry secured a gold rating in the UK government’s 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is the country’s top modern university in the Guardian University Guide 2018.

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You can pay for each program in the degree as you go, making it possible to gain a qualification in a flexible and affordable way.

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