The healthcare industry continues its growth across the globe, and this course is specifically designed to prepare graduates for senior management positions in organisations operating in this sector.
With contextualised business theory and real world work experience, students will graduate with both the work experience and theoretical underpinning to excel in their career.
The course focus is on driving quality improvement in the workplace, allowing you to identify real achievements to assist employers and maximise your employability on graduation.
You will spend your final four months in full-time paid work within the sector, allowing you to take your learning into the real-world, and build your work experience.
The health and social care sector is the largest sector in the UK, employing over 4 million people. The industry plays a crucial role in supporting the economy by maintaining the physical and mental health of the wider workforce. It is anticipated that around 2 million people will need to be trained and recruited before 2022 as a result of the sector’s growth. These figures need little explanation to those seizing the valuable opportunity to get into an expanding industry. Designed specifically to ready graduates for senior management positions in organisations operating in the healthcare sector, our MBA Healthcare gives students a greater understanding of the inner workings of the industry. The degree focus is on driving quality and improvement in the workplace, allowing you to identify real achievements to assist employers and provide you the platform to secure employment on graduation.
You will be assessed through Exams and Coursework with small amounts of Group Presentation Work.
The Lord Ashcroft International Business School is one of the largest business schools in the East of England, with nearly 100 full-time teaching staff and approximately 6,000 students from more than 100 countries.
Our striking and award-winning business school building in Chelmsford, as well as new buildings in Cambridge, offer the most advanced learning technologies. We’re well-recognised for our centres of excellence by students, employers and professional bodies alike.
What makes us stand out is that our courses don't just give you sound academic knowledge – they’re at the cutting edge of current business practice and highly relevant to employers. This is owing to the close links we have with the business community and the partnerships we've developed with a wide variety of businesses and public service organisations.
We're interested in people who are confident, ambitious and ready to take the challenge of making a difference in the world of business. If that's you, we'd love to hear from you.
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Important additional notes
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Full-time postgraduate taught ()
January 2018, September 2017
Full-time, part-time postgraduate taught ()
January 2018, May 2017, September 2017
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