22/11/2014 Distance Learning Courses
7836811199 Distance Learning MBA in Health Care Management
The Master of Business Administration (MBA or M.B.A.) is a master’s degree in buisseness administration (management). The MBA degree originated in the United States in the late 19th century when the country industrialized and companies sought scientific approach to management. The core courses in an MBA program cover various areas of business such as accounting, finance, marketing, human resources, and operations management in a manner most relevant to management analysis and strategy. Most programs also include elective course.
The MBA is a terminal degree and a professional degree. Accreditation bodies specifically for MBA programs ensure consistency and quality of education. Business schools in many countries offer programs tailored to full-time, part-time, executive, and distance learning students, many with specialized concentrations.
This course is aimed at supporting health and social care practitioners who wish to develop managerial and leadership roles within the health or social care sector. In addition, it covers the international factors which shape and influence management and leadership within both of these sectors.
The course will enable overseas students from large emerging markets such as China, India and Africa to share existing knowledge as well as acquire the new knowledge and skills needed to manage and lead in a changing marketplace.
Advancing Professional Decision Making
The aim of this module is to advance your decision making skills through critical reflection, with the help of a 'critical friend'. This is a specialist module designated for our Management and Leadership in Health and Social Care course. Current health and social care policy and the modernisation of the NHS, and other international models demands new ways of working across traditional boundaries, and the implementation of national targets at local level. This requires the development of roles for confident autonomous practitioners, who possess the knowledge and skills to implement complex decisions in a rapidly changing environment and to play key roles in service development. You will need to be able to utilise practical decision making skills within an area of professional knowledge and to develop strategies to facilitate the implementation of the outcomes of the decision making process into practice, either as an individual or within a team/organisation. Management of change and service development are seen as core elements of the module, together with the enhancement of professional judgement and leadership.
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f central importance to the Masters award. You will be expected to bring together aspects of learning from previous modules, as well as using the learning as the basis for planning, conducting and writing a research or work-based project. This module will support you in your preparation and submission of a Masters level major project (either a research project or work-based project). There will be eight hours of workshop support available to you during the module. This will be delivered as four, two-hour workshops. In addition, there will be a full-day introductory workshop before the module commences. You will be allocated a minimum of six hours individual supervisory support with additional supervisory support negotiated between you and your supervisor.
Eligibility:Any graduate student in any stream.
Duration: Degree is awarded after two successful years in the term.
Scope: A degree in management comes in handy in the business sector. Graduates with MBA degree can join corporate and businesses to launch a lucrative career. Other fields where an MBA degree can be used are healthcare, music, engineering, and education sectors where skilled candidates can be employed to administrative and leadership positions.