University of Sheffield
Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
This course combines theory and practice, and you'll develop skills in critical thinking, analysis and self-awareness. You'll take part in workshops using real clinical scenarios. You'll learn how to work across traditional boundaries and how to deal with the uncertainty that is inherent in an advanced neonatal nurse practitioner role. Teaching You'll be taught by both University staff and clinical experts. Teaching includes: lectures, case study presentations and analysis, professional conversations with peers and reflective workshops. Assessment You'll develop a portfolio of learning and a skills log. You'll also carry out an objective structured clinical exam, formative and summative EMSQs (multiple choice-style questions under exam conditions) and report writing.
MMedSci: Minimum of a 2.2 in a relevant health care subject. Applicants must also have worked in a neonatal environment since achieving QIS status or equivalent. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require an overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
An In-Depth Review of Biosciences and Pathophysiology as Applied to the Neonate; Neonatal Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning; Advanced Clinical Skills Acquisition; Complex Neonatal Nursing; Evidence Base for Practice; Leadership, Autonomy, Advocacy, Accountability and Responsibility.
Assessment methods include: portfolio of learning; skills log; case study presentations; professional conversations and reflective workshops; objective structured clinical exam; formative and summative EMSQS (multiple choice-style questions under exam conditions); report writing.
If you already work with NHS patients in NHS Yorkshire and the Humber or East Midlands, funding may be available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MMedSci||Part-time||September 2018||-||3 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
Get in touch
Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor