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Health Systems Management - Level 7 7KANP123

Key information

Subject area:

Nursing, Midwifery & Palliative Care

Course type:

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Credit level:


Credit value:



3 months

Available course dates:

From: 17 January 2025 To: 21 March 2025
Application deadline: 30 November 2024

Course overview

- Provide a critical analysis of the 4 main global health systems: National Health Insurance Bismark Model, Private Health Insurance, Out-of-pocket.

- Critically evaluate the role government plays in managing a health system.

- Present an in-depth analysis of the scope and effectiveness of global strategies that influence global health systems.

What will I achieve?

- Critically evaluate forms of health systems

- Present an analysis of factors that impact on efficient running of a health system

- Present an analysis of health system in relation to national and international health equality

Who will I learn with?

Shalini Ahuja

Shalini Ahuja

Lecturer in Health Systems

Who is this for?

Qualified healthcare professionals

How will I be assessed?

Written assignment and Presentation.

What is the teaching schedule?

17/01/2025, 24/01, 31/01, 07/02, 14/02, 21/02, 28/02, 07/03, 14/03, 21/03, 

Further information

This module is offered as part of King’s College London’s flexible postgraduate awards in Professional Development. These awards will be one of the most flexible currently offered in the UK, providing the opportunity to study a range of modules from across King’s, both on-campus and online. You can complete individual modules and stack these towards a PgCert, PgDip or MA/MSc.

Designed for mature professionals juggling life and work commitments, our postgraduate awards will enable you to study at your own pace. In challenging financial times, you are also able to fund your studies module-by-module. We will support you to select the right module diet that meets your objectives while ensuring that you are well prepared for success. We will also help you to build your professional network of peers from across our suite of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) modules.

If you are interested in following this award route, please visit our webpage for further information or email Please note that this route will require you to meet the following entry requirements:

  • A 2.2 honours degree or international equivalent
  • A CV and personal statement outlining your reasons for study
  • English language band D (for example, IELTS 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in each skill)
  • A professional registration in nursing or another allied health profession.

Please note that the above route is optional. You may still take the module as a standalone course within the faculty. You will not be permitted to count credit from this module towards a Professional Development award if you have already used it, or intend to use it, as part of a faculty-based award.

Course status:

Course closed

Full fee £3400


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