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Master's Programme in Global Health Care | YAMK

1,5 years
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Master's Programme in Global Health Care | YAMK

Master's Programme in Global Health Care

Global Health Care | YAMK

Master of Health Care/ Master of Social Services

Master´s Degree Programme in Global Health Care is suitable for candidates with genuine interest in disaster management and emergency preparedness in health care settings. The programme equips students for demanding national and international tasks in leading, planning and developing positions. Gratuades will be trained in four professional competence areas, including 

  • Evidence based Global health, ethics and values
  • Global health research and development
  • Global health policies and actors
  • Incident and Emergency Condition work

Studying in the form of blended learning

The studies are provided in the form of blended learning, including university-based education and training, distance learning, jointly organized intensive learning symposiums, supervised final project and virtual and contact lectures and seminars. Online courses are accessible on an e-learning platform. Implementation of the studies may vary subtly according to in which university student is enrolled. This is a joint programme between Diaconia University of Applied Sciences (Finland), Arcada University of Applied Sciences (Finland) and University of Eastern Africa, Baraton (Kenya).

Admission requirements

Candidates who have a suitable bachelor’s degree in one of the following fields can apply to this MA programme:

  • nursing
  • deaconess
  • public health nursing
  • social services

Applicants also need to have at least three years of relevant work experience gained after the completion of their university degree (bachelor’s degree). Relevant work experience obtained after completion of a post-secondary or higher vocational level diploma in Finland (opisto- tai ammatillisen korkea-asteen tutkinto, in any field of education) but prior to taking the higher education degree is also accepted.

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Degree / diploma

Master of Health Care / Master of Social Services 

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