Edinburgh Napier University
Advanced Practice in Midwifery
Students on this programme gain an understanding of the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed to practice at an advanced level; the ability to critically appraise relevant health and social policy; as well as acquiring the knowledge and skills needed to address ethical and professional issues.
Practising health or social care practitioner; Honours degree in a science subject; or equivalent professional experience.
Year 1: Exploring professional roles in practice, contemporary ethical and professional issues in healthcare, option. Year 2: Research methods, 2 optional modules. Year 3: Dissertation. Optional modules: Adults with incapacity; assessment, evaluation and support; child protection in context; child protection: risk to reality; contemporary ethical and professional issues in healthcare; critical thinking, analysis and writing; dissertation; effective learning and teaching in higher education; exploring professional roles in practice; independent and supplementary prescribing for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals; leadership; interprofessional learning and mentoring; managing performance for person centred services; politics, policy and practice; practising within a consultancy role; professional study and practices; research methods; safeguarding vulnerable individuals and families; pathophysiology and epidemiology in diabetes mellitus; preparation and practice of supervisors of midwives; work based learning portfolio 1; work based learning portfolio 2.
|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|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 570 per Credit module (home fees)||3 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 1,614 per Credit module (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 570 per Credit module (home fees)||3 years|
|PgDip||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