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Advanced Healthcare Practice (Clinical) MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Medical Sciences Health Studies Paramedical Services / Supplementary Medicine Nursing

Course type


Course Summary

Combining academic and practical content, LJMU's Advanced Healthcare Practice MSc is ideal for those working towards or already in an advanced practice role.

  • Study on this flexible and innovative programme
  • Explore your specialist area of practice with this non-prescriptive, multi-professional framework
  • Choose from over 20 different modules
  • Benefit from the knowledge of experienced nurse clinicians
  • Enjoy theoretical and practical sessions in state-of-the-art learning facilities

Developed in response to the current Advanced Health Care Practice agenda, this well-established Advanced Healthcare programme enables you to specialise in your area of expertise.

The programme is tailored to meet the development needs of healthcare professionals, creating the kind of highly-skilled practitioners required by a modern, dependable, world-class NHS.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time


3 years

Start date



Pre-Operative Assessment - Core
Safeguarding in Multi-Professional Practice - Core
Specialist Bowel Cancer Screening - Core
Advancing the Critical Care Practitioner - Core
Mentorship in Health Care Practice - Core
Art and Science of Practice Education - Core
Narrative Therapeutics and Communication - Core
Diabetes: Enabling Healthcare Professionals to Enhance Healthcare Provision in Practice - Core
Clinical Examination - Core
Professional Practice in Palliative Care - Core
Pathophysiology Advanced Practice - Core
Quality monitoring and improvement in Health and Social Care - Core
Clinical Diagnostics - Core
Negotiated Work Based Learning - Core
Collaborative and Professional Practice in Dementia Care - Core
Public Health for The Paramedic - Core
Managing Critical Care - Core
Ethical and Legal Issues within Advanced Practice - Core
Advanced Health Care Practice - Core
Advancing Leadership For Quality - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (credit)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Contact University and ask about this fee

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

You will need: evidence of study at Level 6 within your specialist area/health care profession to attend an interview before your place is confirmed Additional information: RPL is accepted on this programme If you have any specific queries, please contact

Department profile

Studying for your postgrad at LJMU means benefiting from professionally relevant and up-to-date teaching that will have a real impact on your career. Working at the vanguard of developments in the education, sport and health sectors, our lecturers and professional tutors are actively involved in research, consultancy, knowledge transfer and policy influencing. Add this to our extensive networks with schools and other education providers, as...more

University information

Founded in 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is ranked in the top 600 higher education institutions in the world (THE World University Ranking 2017/18) and attracts staff and students from over 100 countries. A host of taught courses and research opportunities are available across LJMU’s five faculties: Arts, Professional and Social Studies Education, Health and Community Engineering and Technology Science Liverpool...more

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