Leeds Beckett University

Leeds Beckett University

Community Specialist Practitioner (District Nursing)

This course will meet students' needs as a specialist practitioners, preparing them to use their discretion and judgement to make high-level clinical decisions in the management and provision of quality care. Students develop a co-ordinated and holistic approach to meet the healthcare needs of the wider community, meaning they can help improve and maximise their life chances.

Entry requirements

Relevant 1st degree; registered nurse with 2 years' post-registration experience.

Course modules

Advanced health assessment core; professional development in practice; leadership, management and enterprise; building community capacity and public health; therapeutic relationships; understanding social research and evaluation; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 1 years
PgDip Part-time - 2 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Leeds LS1 3HE Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

University Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0113 812 3113