University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Advanced Nursing

The course develops nurses who can practice at advanced level and offers a programme of study derived from full professional practice; it is designed to attract a rich mix of home and international students from a variety of nursing backgrounds; it has been designed in partnership with health service colleagues to ensure the course is grounded in the realities of contemporary nursing practice; undertaking the course can benefit nurses from any area of health care who wish to improve and advance practice in their field.

Entry requirements

2.2 (or international equivalent) and evidence of relevant personal, professional and educational experience. Applicants for the full-time programme must hold a 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in nursing or other relevant topic. Applicants for the part-time programme will usually hold a Bachelors degree, or qualifications and experience deemed to be equivalent. All applicants must be qualified nurses, usually with a minimum of 2 years experience in nursing practice. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Course modules

Core modules: advancing nursing practice 1 and 2; applied biological sciences; evidence for health and social care; theoretical foundations of advanced nursing; evaluating interventions, services and policy; principles of systematic review; project proposal; professional development for clinical leadership; research; dissertation project.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,140 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,420 per Whole course (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,095 per Whole course (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,420 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,420 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,420 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen's Medical Centre Nottingham NG7 2HA East Midlands

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Key information

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0115 823 0887