University of Essex Online - BSc (Hons) Healthcare Management

Explore the fields of health and business through this unique course you will develop a thorough understanding of the different challenges facing professionals.
  • University of Essex Online, England
  • 18500 £
  • 4 Years
  • Online
  • 11 October 2022

Course Information

Healthcare is a broad discipline that affects everyone across the world. The course will provide you with an understanding of healthcare challenges and the management know-how to tackle them.

The BSc (Hons) Healthcare Management has been designed by subject experts to provide you with an in-depth knowledge of healthcare issues and practices globally. You will learn about management approaches within a healthcare context and develop transferable skills that are valued in a variety of professional roles.


About the University / School

With a 50+ year heritage, the University of Essex is an award-winning institution. The University is part of the elite group of ‘dual intensive’ universities for teaching and research excellence. It is rated 27th in the UK by the Complete University Guide (CUG 2022).

The University of Essex also delivers undergraduate and postgraduate courses online.  They are delivered by Kaplan Open Learning, this partnership is since 2007. Students across 140 countries study online programmes. In the National Student Survey (NSS 2021), the University rated 95% for overall student satisfaction: top for overall student satisfaction when compared to other mainstream universities in the UK.


Learning format

You will study in an interactive Virtual Learning Environment. With engaging, interactive course content, it is specifically designed for students to study online and informed by relevant pedagogic principles.

There are discussions, lecture casts and reading all available in an online format which can be accessed anytime and anywhere.

The BSc (Hons) Healthcare Management is made up of the following modules and, upon completion, is equal to a total of 360 credits.




Entry requirements

For the academic entry route you must have the following qualifications as a minimum:

■ three A-levels or equivalent


For the work experience entry route you must meet the following criteria:

■ GCSE Maths and English at grade C or above, or equivalent
■ three years’ relevant work experience


If English is not your first language, your English ability should be equivalent to an IELTS score of 6.0. If you do not hold an IELTS or equivalent qualification, we will ask you to pass our free online English test.

Apply before:

06 October 2022

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University of Essex Online - University of Essex Online - BSc (Hons) Healthcare Management