University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire

Specialist Community Nursing

This course explores strategies to work in partnership with patients and carers and evaluate current organisational and professional agendas that influence care delivery within primary healthcare settings.

Entry requirements

A relevant Honours degree; effective level 1, part 1 registration on the Nursing and Midwifery Council's register; plus at least 6 months' post-registration experience; applicants will also need access to appropriate community placements with a designated practice teacher and evidence of CRB clearance.

Course modules

Modules: Consolidating specialist community practice; developing community practice; leadership and management in primary healthcare; managing long-term conditions; strategic development for health improvement; systematic approaches to the assessment and management of individual health needs.

Sponsorship information

Applicants will need to negotiate funding and practice placements with their primary care employers.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 calendar years
MSc Full-time £ 11,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 calendar years
PgDip Full-time - 1 calendar years
MSc Part-time £ 540 per Credit module (home fees) 2 calendar years
PgDip Part-time - 2 calendar years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
College Lane Campus Hatfield AL10 9AB South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
01707 284800