University of Chester
Specialist Practice Community
Programme is 50 percent theory and 50 percent practice, with the theoretical component undertaken at the university and the practical component in a clinical setting, under the supervision of a qualified professional mentor from the chosen specialist pathway.
Registration on the appropriate part of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) register for the chosen pathway; minimum of 1 year�s relevant post-registration experience; support from a sponsoring trust; minimum 2nd Class Honours degree in a related subject, with evidence of continual professional development; successful completion of a level 6 mentorship module; support from the sponsoring trust or organization.
Modules include: Health improvement and well-being in context; health improvement and well-being in action; research; leading innovative contemporary practice; specialist practice. Optional modules include: Health and social care; commissioning in context; safeguarding vulnerable groups in society; work based project in primary care; child and adolescent mental health; health inequalities in primary care; tissue viability in context.
Assessment methods include: Examinations, written reports, assignments, seminar presentations, oral examination and portfolio.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,640 per Whole course (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 425 per Credit module (home fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Riverside Campus||Chester||CH1 1SF||North West|
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