University of Bradford

University of Bradford

Advanced Practice (Children and Young People)

This programme offers healthcare professionals the opportunity to engage in full-time or part-time postgraduate studies and to develop the skills to meet the challenges of delivering and advancing quality healthcare within a global context.

Entry requirements

Applicants should be practicing in the field of cancer care in specialist and non specialist settings and should be registered on the NMC or HPC register; applicants also normally have completed a 1st degree or equivalent, and also usually have a minimum of 2 years post-registration clinical experience. English language requirements: IELTS at 6.5 or the equivalent.

Course modules

PG cert 60 credits from 2 modules including: care of acutely ill children/young people; palliative care for children and young people with a life limiting illness; safeguarding people; care of the child/young person with complex needs; the mental health and psychological well being of children and young people. PG dip pg cert plus: 30 credits from: advanced competency based learning in clinical practice or; assessment skills and history taking or; child focused module and a choice of research module from: undertaking systematic review or; research methods in health and social care. MSc pg dip plus: dissertation module or; systematic review or; work-based project.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time - 1 years
PgDip Part-time - 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 1,880 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,720 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,720 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Bradford Bradford BD7 1DP Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Faculty of Health Studies Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01274 236367