University of the West of Scotland
Maternal and Child Health in Advanced Paediatric Practice
The programme builds on students existing critical enquiry and independent learning skills to foster a challenging learning environment through the use of methodologies such as problem-based learning, which is then contextualised to the students� own clinical environment; graduates of this programme are expected to have a widespread positive influence by developing the quality of client care through enhanced evidence-based practice and have the capacity to become leaders within their sphere of practice.
All applicants must either be registered nurses on parts 1, 2 or 3 of the NMC professional register; equivalent regulating body in other countries or registered allied health professionals; all applicants should normally possess a degree or equivalent; have a minimum of 2 years' experience in a neonatal/paediatric specialty.
Modules include: Physiology and pathophysiology in neonates and paediatrics; advanced neonatal and paediatric decision making; advanced work-based learning (1 and 2); research methods; advanced non-medical prescribing; child protection in context; ambulatory care of infants and children.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 3,400 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 555 per Module (home fees)||36 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Paisley Campus||Paisley||PA1 2BE||Scotland|
|Hamilton Campus||Hamilton||ML3 0JB||Scotland|
0141 849 4272