University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Public Health Practice (Specialist Community Public Health Nursing)

This programme is designed for nurses and midwives who wish to progress their careers by moving into a community based role. When you graduate you will be able to enter part three of the Nursing and Midwifery Council register for Specialist Community Public Health Nursing. You will learn skills in leading, managing, delivering and enhancing the health of individuals, groups and whole communities. Our aim is to help you develop a greater critical awareness of health protection, health promotion and community development. Pathways available in Health Visiting, Occupational Health Nursing, School Nursing, Sexual Health.

Entry requirements

Registered practising nurse or midwife, with a minimum of a 2.2 Honours degree and sponsorship/secondment from their employer.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 1 years
PgDip Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

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Key information

Health Sciences
Telephone number: 
023 8059 5500