London South Bank University

Course Introduction

The course is on planning and managing health services; the curriculum includes management theory and practice, strategic management, epidemiology, health policy and planning; the course also includes a 3'week placement with an NHS hospital.

Course Modules

Modules include: International human resource and management; leading public health and health promotion; management and leadership; research methods and strategy; health economics in developing countries; management in action (includes an observation experience in NHS Trust hospital or NGOs); health planning in developing countries; dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

A degree or equivalent qualification together with appropriate senior work experience in a health service setting; plus a professional qualification, recognised as being equivalent to degree level and appropriate senior work experience in a health services setting.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate)
3 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate)