University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Advancing Practice (Modular Framework)

This course is aimed at busy professionals working in clinical practice and service improvement. It's designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to advance your career. The modular framework means you can take a flexible approach, studying part-time, for up to five years. You can build your own masters degree as you go, focusing on subjects that are relevant to your area and your own personal needs. You'll learn through lectures, seminars, small-group work and clinical instruction, plus specialist sessions with expert speakers. The dissertation is by supervised tutorial. Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information.

Entry requirements

MMedSci: You'll need to be a qualified health care professional and have a minimum 2:2 degree. English language requirements: Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Assessment methods

Each taught unit is assessed by written assignment, OSCE, presentations or examination. The final unit is an extended project or literature review, leading to a dissertation or workplace study.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MMedSci Part-time September 2019 - 2 Years
MMedSci Part-time September 2019 - 5 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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