University of Bedfordshire
Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting)
These courses are designed to focus on healthcare and social care provision to individuals, groups and communities within specialist community services; the emphasis in practice is on developing competence and confidence in assessing the needs of individuals, groups and communities, and working in partnership with them to make informed health choices.
A 1st degree in an appropriate subject-related discipline; minimum 2.2 honours classification or a diploma in nursing or midwifery plus practice related experience; all applicants need to demonstrate their literacy and numeracy by attaining at least a grade C in English and mathematics at GCSE or equivalent for e.g. level 2 adult literacy and numeracy.
Assessments and interventions in public health practice; promoting public health; leadership and management in public health practice; service improvement and innovation; nurse prescribing.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 3,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 6,600 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Luton Campus||Luton||LU1 3JU||South East|