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Health Services Management - Diploma

Course Details

Available: Part- Time

Duration: 1 Year

Award: Diploma

Qualification: NFQ Level 7

Faculty: Kemmy Business School

Course Type: Professional/Flexible

Fees: For Information on Fees, see section below.

Application Deadline: Friday, July 30, 2021

Contact(s):

Name:
Breda Ahern
Address:
Programme Administrator Management Development Unit Kemmy Business School University of Limerick
Email:
breda.ahern@ul.ie
Tel:
+353 61 202 915

Brief Description

Designed for middle managers looking to develop their personal skills and managerial competencies, this one-year, level-7 programme uses individual exercises, group discussions, formal presentations and more to help learners make measurable progress in the areas of communication, teamwork, influencing, strategic thinking and planning and organising.

Designed for middle managers looking to develop their personal skills and managerial competencies, this one-year, level-7 programme uses individual exercises, group discussions, formal presentations and more to help learners make measurable progress in the areas of communication, teamwork, influencing, strategic thinking and planning and organising.

Semester 1 (Autumn) Semester 2 (Spring)
MG3061 Managing in the Health Sector EC3202 Economics and Health Economics
MG3521 Management Information Systems MG3082 Health Services Management
PM3071 Research and Communication AC3002 Health Sector Finance
PM3501 Organisational Behaviour PM3502 HRM and Employee Relations
MG3051 Course Project I MG3092 Course Project II

 

For professionals who:

  • ­Have a minimum of three years of organisational experience and aspire to or currently hold a management position
  • ­Wish to develop and demonstrate good managerial judgement in the planning, design and delivery of healthcare and personal social services in Ireland
  • ­Hold a Certificate in Health Services Management or equivalent qualification

What to Include with your Application
Delays in receiving these documents will affect the progress of your application.

  • Photo or Scanned original copy of your transcripts for all years of study. (Graduates of UL need only provide us with their Student ID number.)
  • Photo or Scanned copy of passport to verify ID and full legal name.
  • A copy of your most recent CV.
  • Applicants who do not have English as their first language may satisfy English Language requirements:
  • If your qualifications have been obtained in a country where English is an official language this will suffice

If this is not available, the following additional documents must be provided:
• English translation of your qualification(s)/transcripts
AND
• English language competency certificate

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The MDU team was supportive, approachable, and encouraging in achieving the course.

Pat O'Grady,
Day Service Manager, Brothers of Charity

 

The management course helped me to put the theoretical framework around my practical management skills.

Fiona Steed,
Physiotherapy Manager, Nenagh Hospital