Health Systems - Leadership Innovation & Management for Healthcare

University College Dublin


Course Name Health Systems - Leadership Innovation & Management for Healthcare
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X839
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next intake September 2022
Application Date

Expand+Closing date
30 June 2022 Completed applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and programmes will close once they are filled. We advise you to apply as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

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Duration 2-5 years. At least 3 years is recommended for students in full-time employment
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Entry Requirements Applicants will normally hold an NQF Level 8 academic award but consideration will be given to applicants with relevant and appropriate qualifications and experience working in the health system

Experience in a management and/or leadership role is desirable

A willingness to explore your own leadership and management practices and their impact on the systems in which you work is essential.

Please contact the Programme Director before you make your application.
Course Content

Expand+This flexible, interdisciplinary programme is taught by faculty from the UCD Iris Centre for Interdisciplinary, Research, Innovation & Education in Health Systems and takes a systems and design thinking approach to develop your capabilities in leader...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The MSc in Leadership, Innovation and Management is a 90 ECTS credit, QQI Level 9, flexible, modular and interdisciplinary programme that can be taken over a timescale of your choosing.

The minimum time to completion is two years for part-time stu...

Assessment Method

Expand+The programme is delivered through blended learning, entailing face-to-face and online learning supported by Brightspace, UCD's virtual learning environment (VLE).

There is a particular emphasis on experiential learning and on the application of l...

Careers or Further Progression The knowledge, understandings and skills acquired throughout the programme will prepare you to make a significant contribution as a leader and manager in a number of areas and at many levels in the health system, including:

Organisational development
Strategy design and implementation
Policy design and implementation
Quality and service improvement
Clinical leadership and management
Practice development
Management and administration
Further Enquiries General Enquiries
Paul Masterson
Senior Executive Assistant
B1.05, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6448

Academic Enquiries
Prof Martin McNamara
Programme Director
C133, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6486 or +353 87 997 2697
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