Key information
Source: HOTCOURSES, December 2015.


Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas


Course type


Course summary
Source: HOTCOURSES, December 2015.

This course is for qualified midwives, which recognises the skills and experience you bring and allows you to gear your learning to your own personal and professional development needs. You will be taught by a dynamic multidisciplinary team of clinicians and academics who are recognised experts in their disciplines. During the course, you will be encouraged to present and publish your work. This course is delivered by a team of dynamic staff who are committed to supporting your development and helping you move professional practice forward. We have a strong tradition of working closely with health care organisations and this ensures your studies will be focused in the real world. This enables you to develop skills and knowledge that are relevant to the workplace and, more importantly, the needs of women and their families.

Different course options
Source: HOTCOURSES, December 2015.

Full time | University of Salford | 1 year | SEP-16

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date


These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course.

Source: HOTCOURSES, December 2015.

Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core

In this module students carry out a structured, comprehensive or systemised review of evidence on a particular topic concluding with a robust analysis of implications for implementation in professional practice.

Examination of the Newborn (30 Credits) - Core

This module encourages a holistic approach to the care of the neonate by addressing the relevant physiology, path physiology, psychological, professional, social and behavioural issues underpinning the 'routine newborn examination'.

Maternal Critical Care (30 Credits) - Core

Develop specialist knowledge, skills and expertise to meet the needs of women requiring critical care during the childbirth continuum, and to facilitate a multi-disciplinary team approach.

Tuition fees
Source: HOTCOURSES, December 2015.

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements
Source: HOTCOURSES, December 2015.

Applicants will hold a BSc midwifery or related degree or have evidence of level 6 study.

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