University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton

Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting)

This course aims to develop students as a specialist community public health nursing practitioners, fit for practice in a designated field of primary care. Students will be equipped with the skills to evaluate, enhance and develop their public health practice and create and develop leadership skills within the context of public health nursing practice.

Course modules

The programme steers strongly towards public health and health promotion. The course will involve both theory and practical elements.

Assessment methods

Theoretical assessments involve measuring academic knowledge which will underpin professional practice. Practice assessments are aimed at measuring knowledge, skills, expertise and attitudes to ensure that an appropriate theory/practice balance is achieved.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 - 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus WV1 1SB West Midlands

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