SOCIAL AND HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT
|The Operational Environment of Social and Health Care||5|
|Human Resource Management||5|
Spesific Issues in Management
|CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT||5|
Research and Development
|Research Process and Methods||5|
|Evidence Based Practice||5|
(Select 5 cr)
|Information Search and Seminar 1 (Planning)||7|
|Seminar 2 (Implementation)||3|
|Independent Work 1||8|
|Independent Work 2||5|
|Scientific Writing and Seminar 3 (Presentation)||7|
|60 / 63||60 / 22||60 / 27.5||60 / 35.5||60 / 22||60 / 13.75||60 / 13.75||60 / 17.75||60 / 17.75||60 / 11||60 / 11|
Studies of syllabus is planned so 60 credits are studied in academic year. Planned syllabus may change during studies.
Degree title: Master of Health Care/Master of Social Sciences
Extent and duration: 90 cr, 1.5 years
Tampere University of Applied Sciences
Head of Degree Programme Sari Mettiäinen
COMPETENCIES DEVELOPED IN THE TRAINING
The focus of the degree programme is on evidence based development and management skills. The degree programme gives the readiness needed for diverse managerial duties, management of change, and expert tasks.
After graduation the students are qualified to apply to vocational teacher's education and those public positions for which a master-level degree is a requirement. The degree is working life oriented and comparable with equivalent degrees in other EU countries (EQF, level 7).
Social and health care management and leadership, development tasks, diverse projects, and other expert tasks.
BASIC VALUES OF THE EDUCATION
The values of the education are based on the values set by TAMK’s strategy: a sense of community, respect for the individual and individual differences, sustainable development, appreciation for expertise and entrepreneurship.
Multifaceted learning is used. There are on average two or three contact teaching days monthly, and the rest are carried out as independent study.
STRUCTURE OF THE STUDIES
Advanced professional studies 55 cr
Optional studies 5 cr
Master’s thesis 30 cr
Total 90 cr