Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Nursing: Advancing Professional Practice

Advancing nursing knowledge, skills and attributes are essential to underpin professional practice. The MSc Nursing: Advancing Professional Practice provides registered nurses with an educational platform for career development by undertaking focused study on advancing their clinical knowledge, skills and attributes within specific areas of practice. This programme recognises the ever-changing complexity of care and offers a range of flexible and elective study options, which are educationally responsive to changing direction of UK policy. Contributing staff on the MSc Nursing: Advancing Professional Practice programme are active in leading research and policy development in collaboration with groups such as; Health Protection Scotland; The Scottish Healthcare Associated Infection Institute; The UK Stroke Self-management Network, Association of Advanced Practice Educators (AAPEUK).

Entry requirements

MSc: UK Honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent). Must be a Registered Nurse. Academic IELTS score of 6.5 (or equivalent) with no element below 6.0.

Course modules

Within the programme, there are four possible optional study pathways for you to choose from: Advancing Clinical Nursing Practice; Applied Public Health in a Global Context; Flexible Pathway: selection across range of modules on offer.

Assessment methods

A wide range of student centred teaching and learning approaches underpin modules contributing to this award. This is similarly reflected in the variety of assessment methods which are also deployed, but in the main this reflects the use of coursework essays and projects. Assessment methods include coursework essays, case studies, portfolios, seminar participation, presentations and project work

Sponsorship information

We provide high-quality education for a fair price; as the University for the Common Good, we are committed to offering accessible higher education for talented students by keeping our tuition fees low and providing a generous scholarship package of over £2.5 million per year. For up to date fee information for this programme, please visit www.gcu.ac.uk.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,980 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (EU) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (Wales) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 12,980 per Whole course (International) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 5,500 per Whole course (England) 3 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 12,980 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (Wales) 3 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 3 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (England) 3 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (EU) 3 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 12,980 per Whole course (International) 3 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glasgow Caledonian University G4 0BA Scotland

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