Colonoscopy, M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    15300
    Tuition (Full programme)
    7000
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
University rank #501 ,
If you're an Advanced Nurse or a member of a related profession wishing to study colonoscopy and endoscopy practice to progress your career as an independent practitioner, this is the course for you.

About

Colonoscopy is becoming a growth area for nurses who wish to expand their scope of practice. As a practictioner, you have the opportunity to work in a wide variety of settings to develop advanced skills.

You will learn skills and knowledge empowering you to perform advanced therapeutic procedures and plan, perform and develop care which addresses patient health care needs within gastroenterology.

We offer this programme full-time for overseas students, and part-time for UK students.

Future prospects

This program enables you to become a competent, safe and motivated practitioner within the field of gastroenterology, with professional attitudes, values and perspectives.

It aims to produce enthusiastic, reflective and analytical thinkers who can interpret and apply theory to their professional practice, to provide a high quality patient-centred care within the endoscopy setting.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Advanced Decision Making in Practice
  • The Practice of Colonoscopy
  • Theoretical Principles of Colonoscopy
  • Research and Literature Review Methods
  • Driving Specialist Developments through Contract Learning

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 18 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Duration part-time 36 months

      We offer this programme full-time for overseas students, and part-time for UK students.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended
    • Attendance
      Regular mandatory meetings
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request

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

You will have a minimum of a 2:2 Honours degree or equivalent in nursing, midwifery or another relevant discipline, plus appropriate experience in a professional environment.

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • GBP 15300 International
  • GBP 7000 EU/EEA
  • UK/EU: Part time: £780 (20 credits) £2,335 (60 credits) £3,500 (90 credits)
  • Overseas: £15,300 full-time

Funding

A new system of postgraduate loans for Masters degrees in the UK are now available. They provide up to £10,000 a year for full-time and part-time taught and research Masters courses in all subject areas. 

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.