Edinburgh Napier University
Advanced Practice in Palliative Care and Applied Education
This course allows students to extend their careers in palliative care nursing, with the emphasis on teaching and learning methods; this element of the palliative care route aims to enhance the quality of health care by fostering a broader, deeper and more critical approach to palliative care and education; the course will prepare students for a deeper involvement in the development and communication of the theories behind practice.
Currently in a role which has a contractual obligation for teaching, learning and assessment; applicants who require registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (nurses and midwives only) need to have been a registered practitioner working with students for a minimum period of 3 years.
Year 1: Symptom management in palliative care, therapeutic communication in palliative care, strategic and global issues in palliative care. Year 2: Professional study and practices, effective learning and teaching in higher education contexts, research methods, assessment evaluation and support. Year 3: Dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,750 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 570 per Credit module (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 1,614 per Credit module (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Craiglockhart Campus||Edinburgh||EH14 1DJ||Scotland|
0333 900 6040