Advanced Practice, M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    2333.3333333333 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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This program allows students to choose modules suited to their clinical development towards advanced practice. Clinical development is facilitated through on line, blended and classroom learning which is supported through internship and supported mentorship within student’s own clinical area.

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Aims and objectives

The aim of the Advanced Practice programme is to provide a high-quality postgraduate education that will inform and enhance the student’s professional function and enable him or her to contribute more effectively in the delivery of advanced practice.

The programme will enable students to:

  • Clearly articulate their professional role and priorities
  • Critically evaluate and develop their approach to the delivery of effective advanced practice

The distinctive features of this programme include:

  • A high degree of relevance to practice
  • Scope to enable learning across professional boundaries
  • Clear integration of theory and practice through the production of work-related assignments
  • A flexible nature, facilitating study around work/life commitment
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Tel: +44 (0) 1482 463103/463104
Email: fhs.admiss@hull.ac.uk

For informal discussions contact the Advanced Practice Framework lead:

Nicki Credland
Tel: +44 (0)1482 463334
Email: n.credland@hull.ac.uk

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This Programme is NOT available to International Students.Overview

This program allows students to choose modules suited to their clinical development towards advanced practice. Clinical development is facilitated through on line, blended and classroom learning which is supported through internship and supported mentorship within student’s own clinical area.

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  • Aims and objectives
  • Entry requirements
  • Assessment information
  • Future career opportunities
  • Attendance requirements
  • Funding information
  • Course structure
Aims and objectives

The aim of the programme is to provide a high-quality postgraduate education that will inform and enhance the student’s professional function and enable him or her to contribute more effectively in the delivery of advanced practice.

The programme will enable students to:

  • Clearly articulate their professional role and priorities
  • Critically evaluate and develop their approach to the delivery of effective advanced practice

The distinctive features of this programme include:

  • A high degree of relevance to practice
  • Scope to enable learning across professional boundaries
  • Clear integration of theory and practice through the production of work-related assignments
  • A flexible nature, facilitating study around work/life commitment

Future career opportunities

The programme provides the next step in career progression and academic development for graduates who wish to develop their knowledge and skills as advanced practitioners within their speciality. A Masters degree is often a requirement for advanced practitioner and nurse consultant roles.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Clinical assessment and examination 
  • Advanced decision making in practice
  • Clinical assessment and examination 
  • Minor injuries and minor illness 
  • Research and literature review methods
  • Advanced practice informed learning
  • Dissertation

Audience

 This Programme is NOT available to International Students.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits

    On completion of 120 credits students can exit with a Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Practice


  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
Check if you match the admission requirements

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • Normally applicants should possess a 2:2 classification from a bachelors degree Where this requirement is not met, alternative professional qualifications and experience may be considered through the ‘matriculation/ Dean’s Approval’ process
  • Evidence of recent successful academic study at level six normally in the last five years and potential to achieve level seven study.

Work Experience

At least 4 year(s) of work experience are required.

Minimum 4 years of practice within the given speciality, or demonstrable equivalence to meet requirements of intended role.

Must be able to demonstrate full support from own workplace, as clinical mentorship will be required to fulfil program learning outcomes.

Entry is open to any professional working in or towards an advanced practice role in health care.

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    2333.3333333333 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.

UK/EU: 

  • Part time: £780 (20 credits) £2,335 (60 credits) £3,500 (90 credits)

Funding

Applicants from the local area accessing programmes and individual modules may be eligible for funding via the contract with the Yorkshire and The Humber Local Education and Training Board (YHLETB). There are also opportunities for self-funding. Please contact the Faculty Admissions Office for further information


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