University of Greenwich

Course Introduction

The aims of the programme are: to enable students to apply their acquired post'graduate skills to the further study of their field of healthcare practice; to encourage scholarship and autonomy by building independent thinkers who understand the link between their academic discipline in the classroom and the post'study world; to nurture creativity and enterprise by developing effective communicators who are technologically confident and competent when encountering unfamiliar situations; to further develop students' knowledge and expertise of different research methods, awareness of ethical issues and their application to research in healthcare; to further enhance students' ability to work independently and extend their ability to carry out an independent research based study through writing a proposal for change project.

Course Additional Entry

A 1st degree, usually at 2.2 or above plus a postgraduate diploma obtained through a programme of study which leads to registration with the Nursing or Midwifery Council (NMC) or the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC); you should currently be employed in healthcare and registered with either the NMC or the HCPC; if you were educated in a language other than English and/or in a country where English speakers are in a minority, you should have a minimum IELTS score of 7.0 (with a minimum of 6.5 in each skill) or equivalent.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,450  Whole course. First year home fees