Designed to bring out your best qualities, this course will launch your career as a healthcare professional. With it, you’ll be able to make informed decisions that lead to better practices in a challenging and ever-changing environment. Ready to take the next step of your career? This course will help you gain all the skills that are necessary to become an effective manager in the healthcare sector.
Developing professional level management skills and a solid understanding of the healthcare industry, this course will fulfil your career aspirations in the healthcare sector - whatever they are. All you need to get started is the desire to learn and the drive to do your best. This fast-track route to your qualification is the equivalent of the final year of undergraduate study, quickly accelerating you to graduate status. Ready to get started?
Whether it’s becoming a management-level healthcare professional or using your problem solving skills to improve business performance, completing this course will give you the skills needed to work in an industry you love. With it, you’ll gain a strong understanding of several key modules within the industry that will ultimately lead to bigger, better career opportunities in your chosen sector.
The way we assess our students gives you regular opportunities to demonstrate your strengths and knowledge in a variety of ways. That’s why we choose a range of different methods to assess and track your progress. These methods include:
At Arden University we consider applications on a case by case basis. If you have significant work experience, have qualifications you have gained elsewhere, or a degree or qualification that isn't a clear pathway to this degree - we are more than happy to discuss your application.
Our aim is to make learning as accessible as possible by ensuring that you can join us, wherever you are.
That's why we keep our requirements simple. All you need is a laptop or computer (we recommend one running the latest version of Windows), and a good stable internet connection.
With this one tool, you'll be able to access information, advice, support, learning materials and our online library, as well as create assignments, keep notes, and collaborate with other students effectively.
To be eligible to study this BA (Hons) Healthcare Management top-up degree, we need to see that you have:
We also offer an internal English test for applicants. More information on this can be found here.
We are happy to consider an application from you if you can show us you have the motivation to study this healthcare management course.
We’ll ask you for a personal statement that demonstrates your ability to study the course. We may also want references and evidence of relevant experience.
Before getting started with any degree, it’s always nice to know exactly who you’ll be learning from and spending time with. The School of Business and Management is made up of a group of experienced, qualified and enthusiastic tutors who design the courses alongside leaders from the business community.
It’s your graduate status that most employers will be interested in, along with the transferable skills you’ve gained. These include problem solving, strong interpersonal and communication skills and an appreciation of business analysis and planning. These skills show strong potential for future development in multiple areas, leaving your career options wide open.
By developing a wide range of transferable skills throughout your studies, you’ll graduate with an exciting variety of employment opportunities. Once you’ve completed your degree, you’ll have:
Boosting your knowledge of health and social care, as well as mastering the fundamentals of successful management, this course can equip you with a range of vocational skills that will lead you to your future career and beyond. A few roles you might want to consider include:
Achieving your BA (Hons) Healthcare Management top-up degree will help you to accelerate your career progression. But there’s more! Beyond the core programme itself, Arden students receive additional support and guidance, developing your employability and CV even further.
Throughout your studies, you’ll have access to student support advisors who are here for you. They’ll help you to enhance your academic skills, guide you with your orientation and offer tailored career support. This means you’ll receive direction at every stage of your degree from our extensive community of students and fellow alumni, who can offer 1-2-1 advice for your future beyond Arden University.
Outside of this, you’ll also have unlimited access to our online platform, iLearn – providing you with all the learning resources and tools needed to excel in your studies.
At Arden University, we make it easy to achieve your degree, regardless of any other commitments you may have. Our blended learning model is designed to give you the best of both worlds, while also fitting around your lifestyle - so you can study at a time and pace that works best for you.
I chose to study with Arden University because the staff members were really supportive and nice. The course also fitted around my job. With Arden, I’ve finally learned to cope and understand my learning pattern, and my dyslexia.
I’m on a Blended Learning degree, which involves a couple of days a week in the classroom with other students and tutors at Arden’s University centre in Ealing, West London plus fully supported online study.
How does it work?
Blended learning involves face to face, on campus, teaching, including eight hours of time-tabled classes spread over two mornings, afternoons, or evenings, at one of our study centres. This study mode provides an element of structure to your day, where you’ll join your fellow classmates at specific times to learn.
Students are then required to complete the rest of their studies online at a time and place that suits them.
If you decide to study via blended learning, classes will be scheduled on either:
Your timetable will be shared with you once you have enrolled.
Find out more about Blended Learning.