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
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
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.
How much does it cost?
Funded places are available on some of our
postgraduate programmes for those working as health and social care
professionals for an organisation providing NHS services in the
Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber region. Fully
funded places are available on our Post Graduate Certificates (with
the exception of PG Cert Housing & Inclusive Design, PG Cert
Evaluation of Housing Interventions, and PG Cert Quality
Improvement in Health & Social Care). Part funded places
are available on our Masters programmes (with the exception of MSc
Housing and Inclusive Design). If undertaking any of our
health Masters programmes, the Research Methods module and the
Dissertation / Research Paper component are no longer funded by
If you are self-funding elements of a Masters’
programme, please click here for
information on fees.
Funded places cannot be accessed by those
practitioners working outside the Health Education Yorkshire and
the Humber region, or for non-NHS related organisations.
Postgraduate Loan is now available to help you pay for your
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.
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