University of Bolton
Community Specialist Practice (District Nursing)
Applicants must provide evidence of their recent professional and academic development; and have an entry on part 1 of the NMC's professional register; and have 1 year's post-registration experience of professional practice; the course has a practice element and students need a sponsorship from a participating primary care trust; Lower 2nd Class Honours degree (2.2) in a relevant subject; if English is not an applicants 1st language: IELTS 6.5 or equivalent; a Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) enhanced disclosure is also required for this course.
Specialist modules include: principles and practice for specialist community nursing (level HE6 or HE7 - 40 credits); integrated care delivery for long term conditions (level HE6 or HE7 - 20 credits); the core modules include: leading and managing teams (level HE6 - 20 credits); critical evaluation, evidence and practice (level HE6 or HE7 - 20 credits); leading health promotion practice (level HE6 or HE7 - 20 credits).
Examination, written assignments and the development of a professional portfolio of learning.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Bolton||Bolton||BL3 5AB||North West|