Ulster University

Ulster University

Specialist Nursing Practice

The programme is aimed at preparing nurses for leadership roles in a field of nursing of their choice. There are a range of Pathways to suit all nurses including district nursing, mental health nursing, learning disability nursing, and community children's nursing. The full range of adult nursing specialisms include, palliative care, stroke care, diabetes care and emergency care. The programme leads to more than one qualification. You will obtain a degree from Ulster University and a professional qualification from the United Kingdom Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). Students of district nursing also obtain a further professional qualification in nurse prescribing.

Course modules


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Jordanstown Campus Newtownabbey BT37 0QB Northern Ireland

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Life and Health Sciences
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028 9036 8983