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University of Salford

Midwifery

This course provides practising midwives and other healthcare professionals with the opportunity to explore and analyse the latest developments in midwifery knowledge and practice. You will be encouraged to evaluate your own clinical practice, as well as to clinically appraise wider issues relevant to women and families in society.

Entry requirements

Applicants will hold a BSc midwifery or related degree, at 2.2 or above, or have evidence of level 6 study.

Course modules

Modules include: Examination of the new-born; critical care for childbirth; normal childbirth; preparation for mentorship (via e-learning); perinatal mental health; women's health: from a local to a global perspective; pregnancy aquatics, nutrition and health; research methods; evidence based practice for patient care; leading and managing in healthcare organisations; leading change for patient and/or service improvement; project management and methods of inquiry for healthcare practice; work-based learning for healthcare practice; the 'me' in leadership for health and social care practice; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include, depending on the module undertaken, and include: Practical assessments; portfolios; written assignments; seminar presentations; viva voce.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,050 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 - 4 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,350 per Year 1 (Scotland) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,350 per Year 1 (Wales) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,350 per Year 1 (England) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,700 per Year 1 (International) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,350 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 8 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 18 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (England) 18 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 18 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Scotland) 18 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Wales) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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