Clinical Medicine (Leadership and Management) MSc
University of Wolverhampton
Key Course Facts
The MSc Clinical Medicine (Leadership and Management) has been developed by practicing NHS Consultants and Health Academics in consultation with NHS Trust Partners. The course is designed for Medical Doctors and other Healthcare Professionals to develop and refine their clinical, leadership and research skills and develop understanding of effective teamwork and best practice. The speciality pathway (Leadership and Management) aims to enhance innovation, leadership, teaching, learning and research skills, thereby, facilitating personal and professional development and strengthening participants’ ability to bring about positive change, solve problems effectively, and ensure patient safety. The Leadership and Management Masters will be differentiated from the other Masters routes by its structure, by the demonstration of a deepening understanding of self-development as a clinical leader through the specific modules 7HR006 (Leading Transformational Change) and 7HR008 (Perspectives on Leadership) and within the Masters dissertation in module 7HW015.
This course has a strong emphasis on the evaluation and development of both clinical practice, research, and encourages participants to reflect critically on workplace experiences and learning. For participants, the course aims to provide a clear framework which supports CPD, recognition of prior learning and work based learning.
For Medical Doctors the course aims to provide a route in which they can take a different speciality, to change medical career routes and for Doctors seeking further accreditation of subspecialty expertise.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Requirements for international students / English requirements
IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)
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A first or second class honours degree from a UK Higher Education Institution or overseas equivalent in healthcare or medical sciences. A Medical Doctor or Healthcare professional working in the healthcare industry e.g. NHS. Students will need to be working in the health context or have access to an appropriate placement, to comply with the requirements of some assessments within the course diet. If English is not an applicant’s first language they will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 7.0 (Academic level), unless the primary medical qualification has been taught and examined in EnglishStudents may apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) subject to the guidelines set out by the University. RPL includes accreditation of prior certificated learning. A reference from a tutor who has supervised the applicant’s undergraduate or postgraduate studies (or equivalent).
Visa Requirements for International StudentsVisa requirement
All international students (including citizens from EU countries) intending to study this or any other academic programme for more than 6 months in the UK require a Student Visa.
International students younger than 18 years require a special Child Student Visa. Exceptions from this general rule may apply to holders of other UK work visas, British National Overseas visa, family member visa and recognised refugees or asylum seekers.Permission to work while studying
University of Wolverhampton is listed by the UK government as an institution licensed to sponsor migrant students.
Student visa holders from licensed institutions are entitled to work during their full-time bachelor's, master's or Phd studies for
- 20h/week during the term
- Full-time outside term time (e.g. vacations, work placements, once course ended)
After completion of a bachelor's or master's programme of at least 12 months Student Visa holders of licensed institutions can convert their visa into a Graduate Visa which entitles graduates to work for 2 years in the UK.
Average student cost of living in the UK
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
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About University of Wolverhampton
The University of Wolverhampton (UWO) is a government funded university divided into four campuses across the West Midlands, Shropshire and Staffordshire in England. The main campus is situated in Wolverhampton city centre, with the other campuses being in Walsall and Telford. Specifically for Nursing students, the university runs a Health Education Centre in Burton-upon-Trent.
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