City, University of London

Course Introduction

The course is suitable for all graduates who are registered nurses. It will provide the opportunity to study complex issues in a supportive and multi'professional environment. You will learn skills in critiquing and applying research, and grow your leadership skills whilst keeping your client and their family central to all that you do.

The course will prepare you for new, efficient and ethical ways of working that will offer better quality nursing by placing service users and carers at the centre of decision'making, and enable you to respond to the increasing pressures on the current healthcare system.

The course offers teaching in the latest theoretical and clinical developments relating to nursing and will develop your research skills and critical thinking, providing the opportunity to conduct research under expert supervision.

You will have the opportunity to debate nursing provision in multi'professional contexts, and develop a foundation of research skills.

Course Modules

Core Modules: APM001 (Critical Approaches to Advanced Practice, 15 credits) HRM001 (Introduction to Research Methods and Data Analysis, 30 credits) Dissertation (60 credits) Discipline Specific Modules: APM022 (Pathophysiological Approaches to Advanced Practice, 15 credits) NMM024 medicines management (15 credits) Elective Modules: NMM400 Child Protection: Working Together Risk and Resilience (15 credits) NMM053 Diabetes (15 credits) APM003 Psychology for Health and Social Care (15 credits) APM014 Balancing Risk and Safety (15 credits) APM004 Assessing and Understanding Mental Health Problems (15 credits) NMM109 Leading and Facilitating Learning in Practice (15 credits) HRM004 Developing Complex Interventions (15 credits) APM017 Engaging Technology (15 credits) APM028 Intensive Care Core Skills (15 credits) APM029 Intensive Care Role Development (15 credits)

Start Date:

01/2018

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £7,500 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £15,000 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc £3,750 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc £7,500 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert £7,500 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert £15,000 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert £3,750 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert £7,500 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip £7,500 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip £15,000 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip £3,750 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip £7,500 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Bachelor degree with lower second-class honours or above. Applicants who do not have a first degree will be considered but will be required to successfully complete a degree level module in biological sciences. An NMC registration or equivalent from another country.