Swansea University

Swansea University

Advanced Practice in Health Care

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - winner of the 'Postgraduate' category at the WhatUni? Student Choice Awards 2017. The Advanced Practice in Healthcare courses enable experienced health care professionals from varied clinical backgrounds to develop their skills and knowledge to an advanced level of practice. The course is taught at the St. David's Park site in Carmarthen. There are two student intakes per year, one in October and another in March. Students also have access to the extensive facilities at the Singleton Park campus in Swansea.

Course modules

Modules typically include: Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Skills; Advanced Practice: Management and Leadership; Clinical Assessment for Healthcare Scientists; Introduction to Research in Professional Practice; Planning Research in Professional Practice; Developing Autonomous Practice; Working in Community and Primary Health Care Practice; Working in Community and Primary Mental Health Care Practice; Working with Individuals, Families & Communities in Primary Health Care Practice.

Assessment methods

Students are assessed using a variety of methods including essays, presentations and objective structured clinical examinations. The assessment for each module must be successfully completed.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time March 2018 GBP 2,050 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time March 2018 GBP 2,050 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
St David's Park, Carmarthen SA31 3HB Wales

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