Health Professions of Technical Sciences (assistential)
The master’s degree programme in Health Professions of Technical Sciences (Assistential) is designed to prepare graduates to:
- apply the basic scientific knowledge relating to their specific professional profile required to make decisions concerning the organisation and management of healthcare services provided by clinical healthcare personnel in the medical field, within healthcare facilities;
- employ the requisite health economics and business organisation competences to organise healthcare services and manage the human and technological resources available, evaluating the cost/benefit ratio;
- oversee specific sectors of the health organisation within the sphere of clinical healthcare;
- employ research methodologies and instruments in the organisation of healthcare services;
- oversee the optimisation of all resources (human, technological, educational and financial) employed in healthcare facilities;
- design and provide refresher and continuing training courses for the professional figures in question;
- develop teaching capacities relating to their specific professional profile through tutorials and the coordination of internships designed to provide basic, further and continuing training.
Graduates in Health Professions of Technical Sciences (Assistential) are able to take into account, in the planning and management of the health area personnel, the needs of the community and the development of new methods of work organization, both of technological and IT innovation, also with reference to the forms of remote assistance or distance learning, in the planning and organization of pedagogical-training interventions as well as in the standardization of operating standards to those of the European Union.
Graduates can pursue careers in:
- healthcare facility management (the organisation/monitoring of facilities and the provision of services);
- human resource management in the healthcare professions;
- teaching, upon successful completion of any competitions set out by current regulations;
- quality service control and management;
- risk management administration and control;
- clinical and experimental research within their sphere of competence.
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Admission: Limited enrolment with admission test.
Students are expected to attain level B1 proficiency in English.
Proficiency may be certified at the time of matriculation by submitting a certificate of level B1 language proficiency or better, or by sitting the SLAM (University Language Centre) placement test during the first year of studies only, between September and December. Students who do not pass the test must follow the SLAM language courses and obtain appropriate certification within the year the plan of study calls for a language exam.
Course, stage and workshop attendance: mandatory
For students enrolled on bachelor’s, master’s and single cycle degree programmes are divided into two instalments of different amounts and with different payment deadlines:
- the first, corresponding to the minimum amount, is the same for all students
- the second - technically referred to as an ‘all-inclusive fee’- that is variable.
Students can also be entitled for tuition fee reductions such as:
- lowering for students who meet high merit requirements
- fixed amounts calculated on the basis of the student's citizenship group for those with income/property abroad
- support for students who have political refugee status.
More info at: Fees - current academic year
Scholarships and benefits
The University also provides a range of financial benefits to students meeting special requirements (merit, financial or personal conditions, international students), including:
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