Moodle Wordpress Join us on Google Plus Facebook Twitter
  • Accessibility Options

  • Text Size

  • A
  • A
  • A

Health Service Management


One Year


QQI Level 6 Health Service Management - 6M4978

Entry Requirements

We welcome students with a prior Level 5 award in a health related or business area eg Health Service Skills, Medical Administration, Nursing, Business Studies, Dental Nursing etc and mature students with experience in the healthcare/administrative profession or through relevant life or work experience.

This course is delivered through a blended learning approach which is a combination of classroom and online learning. Each student must allocate two hours per week for online learning at a time that is suitable to them.

Course requirements for Blended learning

Each student participating in the blended learning course must have:

Access to the use of a laptop/PC/tablet 

Google Chrome is the recommended browser

Good internet connection. 

Should students require IT support please contact

Work Placement

Students will undertake work experience on an ongoing basis in a Health Administration setting of their choice.

Course Aims

This course will enable potential students to acquire the knowledge skills and competencies required to work independantly and undertake supervisory management or practice management roles in a wide range of health service settings and provide enhanced opportunities for progression in Healthcare employment.


Course Content Overview (or Year One)

Conflict Management Supervisory Management
Customer Service Digital Marketing
Work Experience (delivered online) Word Processing
Health Promotion Disability Awareness

Course Content is subject to change

Future Prospects

This course will allow graduate students enhanced opportunities for progression in healthcare employment and progression to awards at higher levels on the National Framework of Qualifications and to advance their skills allowing promotion within administration or management in the caring/healthcare profession.

Possible progression from this course

Blanchardstown IT IT Tallaght

Social & Community Development


Community & Youth Development Level 8
Athlone Institute of Technology Waterford Institure of Technology

Applied Social Studies Level6

Social Care Practice Level 8 - Direct Entry to Year Two

Health Promotion Level 8

Social Care Practice Level

Carlow Institute of Technology University College Cork

Applied Social Studies (Professional Social Care) Level 8 - Direct Entry to Year Two

Social & Community Studies Level 8

Youth and Community Work Level 8

Social Science Level 8