Community Health Nursing, Master

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • 1320
    Tuition (Module)
    430
    Tuition (Module)
  • English
    Language
THIS COURSE PROVIDES A PRACTICE ORIENTATED PROGRAMME OF STUDY FOR NURSES WISHING A COMMUNITY QUALIFICATION RECOGNISED BY THE NURSING AND MIDWIFERY COUNCIL.
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  • Fees and funding

About

THIS COURSE PROVIDES A PRACTICE ORIENTATED PROGRAMME
OF STUDY FOR NURSES WISHING A COMMUNITY QUALIFICATION
RECOGNISED BY THE NURSING AND MIDWIFERY COUNCIL.

This course is for qualified nurses working or wishing to work in the community. It aims to facilitate the development of community nurses who can critically analyse, reflect on and utilise evidence in taking forward advances in community health nursing practice that focuses on the needs of patients, carers and communities and clients. It will enable you to critically evaluate and synthesis the evidence-base for community practice and to develop an innovative, reflective and pro-active approach to meeting the public health, nursing and social needs of individuals, families, groups and communities.

Careers

The course will enable you to build on your experience and develop the higher level knowledge and skills required for specialist and advanced practice by opportunities for professional and personal development in community health nursing. It leads to the Nursing and Midwifery Council recorded Specialist Practitioner Qualification of: Community Learning Disability Nursing or Community Nursing in the Home: District Nursing or General Practice Nursing. Or Specialist Community Public Health Nursing Registration (Part 3) - Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting/School Nursing).

Programme Structure

  • Leading in Healthcare
  • Evidence-based Health and Social Care
  • Contemporary Nursing Practice
  • Anticipatory Care or Advanced Approaches to Patient Assessment 1
  • Making Judgements and Decisions in Practice
  • Principles and Practice of Managing
  • People with Complex Needs or Principles and Practice in the Health and Social Care of Individuals, Children and Families
  • V100 Community Practitioner Prescribing
  • Practice Consolidation

All modules = 15 credits

Detailed Programme Facts

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  • Duration full-time 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
  • Intensity Flexible
  • Part-time variant
    Flexible

Test Scores

Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language. Find English courses on Language Learning Portal.

Academic Requirements

  • Nurse registration
  • Two years professional experience preferred
  • Degree and Evidence of recent academic study

International students must be registered with the UK Nursing
and Midwifery Council and will have their academic and professional qualifications and experience individually assessed for equivalence to the above entry criteria.
Students whose first language is not English must provide evidence of English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Other Entry Requirements

A satisfactory criminal records check will be required. Compliance with the terms of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and mental health legislation for clinical placement and employability in statutory services, for work with children and in other sensitive areas of employment.

Tuition Fee Per Module

  • GBP 1320 International
  • GBP 430 EEA
  • Home/EU - part-time: £430 per 15 credit module
  • International - part-time: £1320 per 15 credit module
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