About MSc Promoting Health in Long Term Conditions
The MSc in Promoting Health in Long-Term
Conditions includes two specialist modules that focus on the
related areas of Multi-Professional Approaches and Health
It also includes three research-based modules
that emphasise the development of skills that allow practitioners
to critically appraise sources of evidence and apply it in order to
bring about improvement within a health and social care
The programme aims
to provide education that meets the changing needs of health and
social care professionals, in particular to demonstrate a critical
awareness of a range of complex issues associated with long-term
conditions and behaviour change and critically evaluate evidence in
this area so as 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
If your first language is not English, you need
to take an IELTS test or an equivalent qualification accepted by
the University (see
An IELTS score of 6.5 with no component less than 5.5 is required
for this programme. In-sessional support within the Faculty is
intended for all international students.
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 an 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, date, fees and any other
queries, please visit the website or contact us:
T: 01904 876431