Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Advanced Practice

Glasgow Caledonian University is recognised as an institution committed to transforming lives through education and innovating for social and economic impact. The University's Masters in Advanced Practice has been designed in consultation with policy advisors, clinicians, students and patient representatives. We recognise the importance of service user and carer perspectives when it comes to defining a flexible approach to practice experience and in advancing core and area specific levels of clinical competence. MSc Advanced Practice at Glasgow Caledonian University gives you exposure to worldwide health and social care perspectives. You will explore further the need to integrate service users and carers views into policy and practice development. And you will develop the confidence to embrace and promote professional leadership - so that you can contribute meaningfully to the modernisation and integration of health and social care delivery.

Entry requirements

MSc: You must be an experienced (normally two to three years post registration), registered health or social care practitioner with minimum academic requirement; UK 2:2 honours degree or equivalent. If you can demonstrate experience or accredited learning you will also be considered by submitting a Recognition of Prior Learning Application. Academic IELTS score of 6.5 (or equivalent) with no element below 6.0. Reading and listening must be 6.5.

Course modules

•Advanced Leadership for Health and Social Care Practitioners •Curriculum development and quality in educational practice •The theory of teaching, learning and assessment •Work-Based Advanced Skills and Innovative Practices •Principles of Practice in Medical Ultrasound •Non-Medical Prescribing •Principles of Diagnostic Investigations •Applied Pathophysiology for Advancing Professional Practice •Supporting Anticipatory Care for Long Term Conditions •Advanced Assessment and Management of Minor Injuries •Magnetic Resonance Imaging Principles and Practice •Computed Tomography Principles and Practice •Diagnostic Imaging for Podiatrists (Interpretive) •Advancing Practices in Imaging •Public Health Theory to Social Action •Human Movement and MSK Rehabilitation •Advanced Assessment and Management of Illness and Injury •Advancing Physiotherapy Practice •Advanced Research Methods •Dissertation

Assessment methods

This is a modular programme, each module being individually assessed; a variety of assessment strategies are used within modules, including: reports; projects; literature reviews and essays; a supervised research dissertation is submitted as the final assessment.

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. The scholarship information for 2019/20 has yet to be confirmed. Please refer to our website for further updates.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
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 (Wales) 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 (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 Part-time September 2019 - 3 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 - 3 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (EU) 16 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 12,980 per Whole course (International) 16 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 16 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 16 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (Wales) 16 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 16 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 5,500 per Whole course (England) 16 Months

Campus details

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

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Key information

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Admissions Team
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01413318630