City, University of London

City, University of London

Advanced Practice in Health and Social Care (Midwifery)

The course aims to provide you with the opportunity to create a challenging and rewarding master's pathway tailored to your personal development needs. Compulsory modules are kept to a minimum, with a wide range of optional modules available for individual selection. The course offers teaching in the latest theoretical and clinical developments relating to health and social care provision. It develops your research skills and critical thinking and provides the opportunity to conduct a research project under expert supervision, laying the foundations for independent research in the future. You will have the opportunity to discuss key debates in health and social care provision in multi-professional and interdisciplinary contexts. You will gain a solid foundation of research skills and applied data analysis to support and extend your role as an evidence-based practitioner.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a second class honours degree or the equivalent from an international institution in midwifery. Applicants without a degree may be considered on the basis of professional experience. Applicants should have at least one year's experience as a practising and registered midwife.

Course modules

Modules include: Introduction to research methods and applied data analysis; critical approaches to advanced practice; plus optional modules.

Assessment methods

Assessment strategies include coursework, examinations, reports, seminar presentations, skills schedules and objective structured clinical examinations (OSCEs).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 15,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 7,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
PgCert Part-time £ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PgCert Part-time £ 7,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northampton Square Islington EC1V 0HB South East

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Key information

School of Health Sciences
Telephone number: 
020 7040 5790