King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Advanced Practice (Specialist Community Public Health Nursing, Health Visiting, and School Nursing)

This course allows students to undertake core modules in leadership in public health, evidence-based practice, healthcare research, child protection, specialist practice and, for health visiting students, nurse prescribing; school nursing students may choose a clinically-focused option after discussion with the pathway leader; students progressing to the MSc undertake a substantial project relevant to their own area of practice.

Entry requirements

Applicants should be working in a practice role which involves regular patient/client contact; the entry requirement for graduate study is a good Honours degree (minimum 2nd Class Honours or equivalent); applicants with other backgrounds or qualifications, including those without a degree, are welcomed.

Sponsorship information

Staff from contracted Trusts are eligible to have their study funded subject to agreement by their manager; some scholarships may be available; prospective students may also wish to consult the Directory of Grant-making Trusts and Charities (available in local libraries); self-funding students may wish to consider a Career Development Loan.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
St Thomas' Campus Southwark SE1 7EH South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7848 3571