Management for Healthcare Professionals - Waterford

It will provide students with a level of critical awareness to enhance their professional competence in the effective management of health services. On completion of this programme students will have gained confidence in their management and leadership skills through participation in our workshops and networking with colleagues.

Subjects taught

It is a 10 credit Level 9 (Masters Degree Level) special purpose award in management delivered over one semester. Students will be expected to attend for a one day workshop x 3 (3 learning blocks) spread across the semester in addition to continuous online learning activities and final assessment.

Block 1
Organisational Culture
Management and Leadership theories in practice
Quality assurance

Block 2
Resource Planning and Budgeting
Business Planning
Negotiation and Conflict Management
Feedback and performance appraisal

Block 3
Resilience and Motivation
Transactional Analysis
Team Dynamics

Entry requirements

Level 8 degree qualification and be working as a healthcare professional.

Application dates

Apply online.


Online plus three 1-day on-site workshops

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What career opportunities will I have?
Opportunities to advance a career in a clinical, management or academic post.
Opportunities for further studies at Masters/PhD level
Opportunities to develop professionally and personally

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  • Qualifications

    Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time,Blended

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