MSc programme in palliative care at the Cicely Saunders Institute
The well-established MSc programme in palliative care at the Cicely Saunders Institute is designed for all health and social care professionals working in palliative care and related areas. The course has developed a national and international reputation educating students who work in palliative and end of life care from all over the world. It is designed to enhance students’ knowledge and skills in palliative care and to develop their future careers. This course has a strong focus on appraising existing research and evidence on palliative care.
The flexible study programme offers a well-rounded curriculum and a qualification that has allowed many of our students to successfully progress into senior roles and publish high-impact peer-reviewed journals. Most importantly, it has led to changes in the lives of people with advanced disease and their families.
The programme has achieved 100% student satisfaction for the second year running through the Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey (PTES), and is the one of the highest rated programmes in the Faculty and College.
The course commences in January 2020. The deadline to submit an application is 26th October for International students and 2nd December for Home/EU students.
If you have any questions, please email Mark Willis or telephone on 0207 848 5435