Glyndwr University

Wrexham Glyndwr University

Specialist Community Public Health Nursing

The programme of study is made up of theory and practice based learning. This allows registered nurses and midwives to enhance their professional skills to a specialist level in one of the two routes offered. The design of the course is grounded in public health practice. This is in keeping with its overall aim and the statutory requirements set down by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC 2004).

Entry requirements

Those wishing to access this programme must hold current registration as a Nurse or Midwife, hold a diploma or degree in Nursing or Midwifery or a cognate discipline. There is a requirement to have access to a vehicle when in placement.

Course modules

Modules include: Family approaches to health for health visitors and school nurses (with integrated nurse prescribing); individual approaches to health for health visitors and school nurses (including consolidated practice period); population approaches to specialist community public health nursing; leadership in health care practice; process of enquiry at level 6/research methods at level 7.

Assessment methods

Assessment is via written assignments, reflections, short exams, presentations and a portfolio which assesses competence in practice.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time GBP 2,825 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time GBP 2,825 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time GBP 2,825 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time GBP 2,825 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years

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