To achieve the general Global MBA, you will need to complete six core modules and any four optional modules, plus the Strategic Project.
- Accounting and Finance
- Economics for Managers
- Marketing for Managers
- Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management
- Strategic Management
- Successful Leadership
To gain a specialist MBA in Health, you will need to complete six core modules and at least three of the optional modules from those listed below, plus the Strategic Project.
To gain a Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration (Health), you will need to complete four core modules and at least three of the four optional health modules listed below.
Please note: It is strongly advised that students taking Health option modules have prior experience of working in the health or healthcare sector.
Optional health modules
Through this module you'll gain an understanding of the goals, objectives and functions of a health system. Comparing and contrasting different healthcare systems to develop a broad understanding of how healthcare systems operate, deliver services and finance those services.
Resource management in healthcare
This module focuses on understanding financial management in healthcare organisations including managing money and risk to provide efficient healthcare to patients. It also introduces students to the theoretical and practical considerations associated with recruiting, retaining, and looking after staff in healthcare organisations.
Risk, governance and patient safety
This module provides an understanding of risk and governance in healthcare settings, including balancing priorities such as finance, safety, and patient care. Participants will understand how to assess, develop, implement, and monitor risk management plans to deliver efficient and sustainable service standards.
Innovation and quality improvement
This module identifies how quality improvement can be built into healthcare delivery, to improve health outcomes, service performance and organisational learning. Participants will gain the skills required to implement data-driven improvement in healthcare settings.
The Strategic Project is the defining component of the MBA programme. It gives you the opportunity to develop your independent business research skills and apply them in an organisational context.
View all Global MBA modules.