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Professional Health and Social Care Studies MSc

MSc Professional Health and Social Care

The Course Programme Structure Staff Profiles Why YSJ ?


About MSc Professional Health and Social Care

The MSc in Professional Health & Social Care allows students to select two of the specialist modules covering a range of topics.

It also includes three research based modules that emphasise the development of skills that allow practitioners to crucially appraise sources of evidence and apply it in order to bring about improvement within a health and social care setting.

Programme Aims:
The programme will enable graduates to demonstrate a critical awareness of a range of complex issues associated with health and social care and critically evaluate evidence in this area to improve practice.


What qualifications and experience do I need?

You will normally have a degree or an equivalent qualification in health or social care qualifying you for registration with a relevant professional body.

You will also have post-qualifying experience, be employed or have access to an appropriate work-related health or social care provider service.


Online application guide

How much does it cost?

Funded places are available for those working as health and social care professionals in the Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber region, whether in health, social care or providing health and social care services in the voluntary sector.

If you work as a practitioner outside the Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber region fees are payable per module. For current fees visit the website www.yorksj.ac.uk/hlsfeesandfunding

A new Postgraduate Loan is now available to help you pay for your Master’s course.


How do I apply?

To apply for either the full masters or one of the post graduate certificates, please use the buttons below to apply via our online application system. For help completing the online application, please refer to our guide.


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MSc Professional Health and Social Care - Full-time



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MSc Professional Health and Social Care - 2 Year Part-time



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MSc Professional Health and Social Care - 3 Year Part-time


To apply for individual modules please visit the module page and apply using the form there.  The full list of modules can be found here.


How can I find out more?

For further details, an application form, and up-to-date information on modules, dates, fees and any other queries, please visit the website or contact us:


T: 01904 876431

E: hlscpd@yorksj.ac.uk

W: www.yorksj.ac.uk/mschealthsocialcare