Plymouth University

Plymouth University

Contemporary Healthcare (Advancing Practice)

Do you engage with a broad range of individuals with differing health and social care needs? This three-year, part time Advanced Practice in Healthcare masters programme is specifically designed for you if you are a health and social care practitioner, or an allied health professional. Whether you are already working in a senior position, or aspiring to advance your career, this programme will develop your knowledge, skills and confidence to enable you to become an expert in your field.

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally hold a 1st degree or equivalent qualification and hold 1st registration with a professional body, such as the Nursing and Midwifery Council or the Health Professions Council. The minimum IELTS score for acceptable English proficiency for entry is normally 6.5.

Course modules

Year 1 core modules: Leadership, Law and Decision Making in Advancing Practice and Leadership, Law and Decision Making in Advancing Practice. Year 2 core modules: Clinical Decision Making and Disease Management and Advancing Research Knowledge in Practice. Final year core module: Dissertation. The modules shown for this course or programme are those being studied by current students, or expected new modules. Modules are subject to change depending on year of entry.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Whole course (Wales) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Whole course (EU) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Whole course (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time August 2017 GBP 2,250 per Whole course (EU) 3 years
MSc Part-time August 2017 GBP 2,250 per Whole course (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time August 2017 GBP 2,250 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time August 2017 GBP 2,250 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time August 2017 GBP 2,250 per Whole course (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Plymouth Site Plymouth PL4 8AA South West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01752 585858