City, University of London

City, University of London

Nursing (Advanced Practice in Health and Social Care)

Developed for registered nurses, this course will enable you to study at an advanced level and lay the foundations for a fulfilling and rewarding career. The course is for all graduates who are registered nurses. It will provide you with the opportunity to study complex issues in a supportive and multi-professional environment. Guided by academics who are also expert clinicians, you will learn how to critique and apply research, and grow your leadership skills, while keeping your client and their family the central focus in all that you do. This flexible, professionally orientated programme will help you: Prepare for a research-focused profession that will help revolutionise health provision to better meet society's changing health needs. Develop the skills you need to be an autonomous professional leader. Understand how to use new technologies and innovative, creative practices. Choose from a wide range of optional modules to meet your goals. Apply new, efficient and ethical ways of working that will offer better quality nursing by placing service users and carers at the centre of decision-making. Understand how to respond to the increasing pressures on the current healthcare system. Take part in debates around nursing provision in multi-professional contexts. Recognise the latest theoretical and clinical developments relating to nursing. Develop your research skills and critical thinking and conduct your own research under expert supervision.

Entry requirements

MSc: To apply for this course, you need to hold a Bachelor's degree with lower second-class honours or above. If you do not have a first degree, your application will still be considered, however, you will be required to successfully complete a degree-level module in biological sciences. You will also require an NMC registration or the equivalent from another country. English Requirements: If your first language is not English, in addition to the listed entry requirements you will also need IELTS: 7.0 with at least 6:5 in all components. Please note that due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a CAS as of April 2014.

Course modules

The exact sequence of modules is negotiable, and will depend upon your availability to study (in the case of part-time students), your electives and the occurrence of the modules.

Assessment methods

The assessments are equally as varied, and will include course work, online projects, invigilated examination and practical examination. Your dissertation is worth 60 credits (1\3 of the entire programme) and is a piece of research undertaken with the supervision of an academic member of staff with a special interest in your topic. They are appointed by the programme director or the module leader.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time January 2020 9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 9,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 9,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 9,250 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 17,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 4,625 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 8,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 4,625 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 4,625 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 4,625 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 4,625 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northampton Square EC1V 0HB London

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