Oxford Brookes University
Nursing Studies (Leadership in Clinical Practice)
A qualified nurse (equivalent to UK registered nurse) with up-to-date and current registration within country of origin and be employed within current clinical nursing practice. Applicants must have a minimum of 1 year's post-registration experience either in the UK or in their home country. Normally hold a UK 1st degree or equivalent overseas degree from a reputable institution. If applicants do not hold a 1st degree or equivalent, they will be required to submit an assignment that is negotiated with the course leader and which will be taken into account as part of the application. Have reliable access to the internet, preferably through a broadband connection. Be able to supply an academic reference that supports their potential to study at postgraduate level. This cannot be supplied by an employer unless it is from an educational institution. Good IT skills and be proficient in the use of the internet and online communication. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5-7.0 overall, or equivalent.
Compulsory modules: Mastering professional practice; evidence-based practice; health promotion; leadership; advanced research design; dissertation. Optional modules: infection prevention and control; work-based learning; independent study; creating frameworks for learning.
Assessments include essays, critical reviews, case studies and virtual presentations. MSc students also write a dissertation on a topic of their choice.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||January 2017||-||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||-||12 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||September 2016||-||4 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||January 2017||-||4 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||September 2017||-||4 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||January 2017||-||8 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||September 2017||-||8 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Marston Road Campus||Oxford||OX3 0FL||South East|