Professional Health & Social Care courses
This two year, accelerated MSc Occupational Therapy (pre-registration) programme is suitable for students who already hold a first degree in a relevant subject. Successful graduates will be eligible to seek registration with the Health and Care Professions Council. This programme is accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Royal College of Occupational Therapists (RCOT). Successful graduates holding our MSc Occupational Therapy (pre-registration) qualification are entitled to apply for registration to practice. Find out more by following us on Twitter @YSJOT and visiting our Occupational Therapy blog.
This programme gives students the opportunity to learn leadership skills and develop their hands-on skills and clinical reasoning skills through a range of clinical placements.
The MSc Leadership in Health & Social Care includes two specialist modules that focus on the role of leadership in delivering innovation and promoting resilience in health and social care settings. It also includes three 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. There is also the option to study for a PG Cert, consisting of one research based module and your chosen specialist module.
Students can study two specialist modules on this varied programme which aims to enable you to demonstrate an awareness of complex issues related to health and social care, and to critically evaluate evidence to improve practice. And three research-based modules will develop skills to allow you to appraise sources of evidence, and apply your findings, to improve health and social care settings.
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