Core Module Information
Module title: Change Management in Healthcare

SCQF level: 11:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: HSC11173
Module leader: Jennifer Murray
School School of Health & Social Care
Subject area group: Allied Health and Social Care Sciences

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

This module will introduce you to the key drivers for effective change management within a sustainable health and social care context. The module addresses the core themes of leadership and change management, facilitating the consideration of innovative and practical solutions for challenges faced in delivering an effective, sustainable healthcare service. Topics will include: sustainable healthcare, organizational behaviour and culture, leadership and management theory, implementing and managing change within healthcare services.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Critically discuss the changing healthcare context nationally and globally in relation to sustainable healthcare service delivery.

LO2: Critically reflect on how effective leaders foster and influence an innovative culture within sustainable healthcare systems.

LO3: Apply organisational behaviour theory to the healthcare context.

LO4: Critically engage with key theories of innovation, leadership and change management in contributing collaboratively to organisational innovation and effectiveness.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, In Person,
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: In Person
Location of delivery: SIGHTHILL
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Jennifer Murray
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Online Guided independent study 140
Face To Face Lecture 2
Face To Face Tutorial 42
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Oral Presentation 100 1~2~3~4 12 HOURS= 15 min
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

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