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MSC Advancing Professional Practice

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

3 years

Start date

JAN-23

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Health Studies Caring Skills

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Course summary

  • Study modules in clinical skills, professional development, research, service development, education and leadership and management.
  • Gain awards credit towards a postgraduate certificate, postgraduate diploma or masters in Advanced Professional Development.
  • Develop your professional practice, building on expertise you already possess.

Continuing professional development is a key requirement of health and social care professionals. This flexible course allows you to tailor your studies according to your own development needs, helping you to progress to more advanced or specialist roles.

Future careers

You are able to tailor your learning towards your specific career aspirations. This course supports development of clinical, professional and personal skills towards specialist or advanced practice roles.

Modules

Dissertation 45 Credits (45 Credits) - Core
Dissertation 60 Credits (60 Credits) - Core
Researching For Practice (Taught) (15 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

Our tuition fee for UK students starting full-time study in 2022/23 is £8,745 for the course. For part-time study the fee will be calculated pro-rata each year based on the number of credits studied (£730 for 15 credits or £1,460 for 30 credits).

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

This course is not open to international students who require a Tier 4 (General) student visa to study in the UK.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements depend on your module choice. Normally you need a first degree or equivalent. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam.

University information

When studying a postgraduate degree at Sheffield Hallam University, students will be working at the cutting edge of their discipline using the latest techniques, ideas, practices, and insights to address contemporary issues in their discipline, professional practice and the workplace. There are over 30,000 students at Sheffield Hallam University, and just over 6,000 of those are studying at postgraduate level. The university places a...more