Health Sciences - International Healthcare Management - National Stream

ATU - Sligo St. Angela's

Health Sciences - International Healthcare Management - National Stream

Programme Description
This full-time/part-time Masters responds to the need in the national market for a postgraduate programme focusing on healthcare management. It prepares practitioners to assume leadership roles in various healthcare settings globally. International healthcare standards require knowledge of corporate governance, fiscal sustainability and leadership accountability for senior healthcare positions. Graduates with this skill-set will be set to assume such positions. We welcome international as well as national applicants on the programme.

Subjects taught

Module/Subject Titles include:
The MHSc comprises of 7 modules delivered over two academic years:
90 European Credits (ECTS)

• Quality and Healthcare Management (10 ECTS)
• Principles of Healthcare Leadership (10 ECTS)
• Healthcare Ethics (10 ECTS)
• Healthcare Project Management (10 ECTS)
• Managing Finance in Healthcare Organisations (10 ECTS)
• Strategic Management and Leadership. (10 ECTS)
• Enhancing Evidence Based Practice (30 ECTS)

Entry requirements

• A primary degree (minimum 2:2) in Nursing or Healthcare related field

• Minimum of three years post-registration nursing/health related experience

• Registration in country of origin/residence

• English language proficiency (IELTS 6.5)

• Completed application

• Original academic documentation and supporting experiential records

Application dates

Selection Process

• Completed application form

• Meets minimum requirements

• Recognised Degree in Nursing or Health Sciences/Studies related degree

• Original academic documentation & experiential records to support application


Two Years (part-time).

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time,Daytime

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