Anglia Ruskin University
Community Specialist Practitioner (District Nursing)
Applicants must hold 240 credits (120 level 4, 120 level 5 or 6). Applicants will be required to be registered on Part 1 of the nursing and midwifery council register and will normally have completed a period of experience of sufficient length to have consolidated preregistration outcomes and to have gained a deeper understanding in relevant professional practice. Students would normally have a 1st degree, but non-graduates with extensive relevant practical and continuing professional development experience will be offered the opportunity to complete the non-graduate entry profile in accordance with the University regulations with guidance from the course leader. Further requirements include satisfactory references, disclosure and barring service screening, literacy and numeracy screening.
Core modules: Fundamentals of district nursing; leadership and management in the community. 1 of the following modules: Community practitioner nurse prescribing; advanced non-medical prescribing. Optional modules: Holistic assessment skills for community nurses; advancing professional decision making; law and ethics in health and social care; research studies; advanced communication skills; facing death (patients, families and professionals); advanced clinical practice in palliative care; integrated care in the community.
Assessment will take varied forms and include essays; examinations; case studies; poster presentations; a competency-based portfolio and extended literature review.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Full-time||GBP 4,733 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||GBP 4,733 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||GBP 4,733 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||GBP 4,733 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||GBP 2,367 per Year 1 (Scotland)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||GBP 2,367 per Year 1 (Wales)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||GBP 2,367 per Year 1 (England)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||GBP 2,367 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Chelmsford Campus||Chelmsford||CM1 1SQ||South East|
|Cambridge Campus||Cambridge||CB1 1PT||East of England|