00Deliver and Design of MSc in Healthcare Management l RCSI Leadership

Delivery and Design

    The MSc in Healthcare Management programme is designed to facilitate staff working in the health service. The MSc in Healthcare Management is a part-time programme delivered using a combination of classroom contact days supported by online learning and tutorials. The Postgraduate Diploma requires completion of six learning modules each requiring three contact days.


    The MSc Degree requires the completion of a dissertation in addition to the six learning modules undertaken in the Postgraduate Diploma and requires eight contact days in year 2. Most participants complete the Postgraduate Diploma in one academic year and the MSc Degree in two academic years.


    Timetable for Academic Year 2018/2019 - MSc in Healthcare Management:


    Semester 1 Date Location
    Orientation Day 27th -28th Aug 2018 Institute of Leadership
    Module 1: Managing Organisations & People 17th – 19th Sept 2018 Institute of Leadership
    Module 2: Operations & Quality Management 5th – 7th Nov 2018 Institute of Leadership
    Module 3: Evaluation, Measurement & Research

    17th – 19th Dec 2018

    Institute of Leadership
    Semester 2 Date Location

    Module 4: Leadership & Strategic Management

    28th – 30th Jan 2019 Institute of Leadership

    Module 5: Managing Finance in Healthcare


    11th – 13th Mar 2019 Institute of Leadership
    Module 6: Quality & Risk Management 15th – 17th Apr 2019 Institute of Leadership
    Exam Day 12th March 2019 Institute of Leadership
    Semesters 3 & 4 Date Location
    Action Learning Sets 2019/2020 Institute of Leadership