Swansea University

Swansea University

Community and Primary Healthcare Practice

This programme provides a flexible opportunity for practitioners wishing to enhance their leadership, research and educational expertise within community and primary health care. This degree will be particularly relevant to practitioners wishing to update and expand their knowledge in relation to community and primary health care. The content will be closely linked to current Welsh Government and Department of Health policy, practice and services. Students will explore and reflect on their own community and primary health care practice with the potential for contribution to the development of innovative, cross disciplinary research outputs.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a minimum of a 2nd Class Honours (2.2) degree or above, or an equivalent recognised qualification. Relevant experience may also be considered where appropriate for non-standard entry. Applicants must be registered practitioners working in a community related role. English language requirements IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Course modules

Modules typically include: working in community practice; working with individuals, families and communities; working in community mental health practice; policy influences on your practice; assessing your current practice; how the evidence base can help you change your practice; how can I make a change in practice; advancing your own practice; teaching and learning in practice.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Human and Health Science Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792 606677