London South Bank University

London South Bank University

Children's Advanced Nurse Practitioner

The programme aims to develop your ability to apply knowledge and understanding of the field of professional practice to complex issues, systematically and creatively, so that you may lead the continuing enhancement of the child's and their family's experience of health care. In addition it aims to enhance life-long learning skills and personal development, to enable you to work with self-direction and originality and to contribute to professional practice and to society.

Entry requirements

Bachelor Honours degree; plus current registration on the NMC register with a Children's Nursing qualification; plus three years post-registration experience; plus current employment in a professional practice (minimum 15 hours per week); you will also require evidence of employer support; an identified expert practitioner educated to Master's level as your facilitator; and dedicated clinical time to focus on practice-based requirements.

Course modules

Year 1: advanced assessment of the presenting child underpinning principles of physiology for anp non-medical prescribing.
Year 2: managing the complex presenting child research in health and social care practice development through individual learning.
Year 3: dissertation/work based project/systematic review.


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
Southwark Campus Kensington and Chelsea SE1 0AA South East

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Telephone number: 
020 7815 6100