Professional Doctorate in Health and Social Care (Professional Doctorate)

Manchester Metropolitan University the United Kingdom

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The award
Professional Doctorate

How long you will study
3 years

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
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About Professional Doctorate in Health and Social Care at Manchester Metropolitan University

Year of entry

2017

Length

Full time 3 years, Part time 6 years

Tuition Fees

Additional Costs

All of the books required for the course are available from the library. The University also has PC labs and a laptop loan service. However, many students choose to buy some of the core textbooks for the course and/or a laptop. Students may also need to print their assignments and other documents. Campus printing costs start from 5p per page. Estimated costs are £300 for a laptop up to £100 for books and printing. Total optional cost: £400

Location

Manchester Campus

Department

Faculty of Health, Psychology and Social Care

The professional doctorate is suitable for professional health and social care practitioners to gain academic recognition at doctoral level in study directly linked to their specialist areas of practice.  Designed to facilitate the development of skills in critical analysis, enquiry and research, this programme will enable practitioners to lead and respond innovatively to the rapidly changing health and social care environment. It offers a flexible, practice based route to a doctoral level qualification whilst developing research based and informed improvements to practice. 

Study options for this course

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  • The awardProfessional DoctorateHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study3 years
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Entry requirements

Typical entry requirements

To be accepted onto this programme, students are expected to have achieved a minimum of a 2:1 Undergraduate degree classification or have successfully completed a masters degree. We will also consider applications from students with less formal qualifications if they can demonstrate equivalent professional experience and evidence of study at Level 7.

There's further information for international students on our international website if you're applying with non-UK qualifications.

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