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PgDip / MSc Professional Practice: Children's Nursing

PgDip / MSc Professional Practice: Children's Nursing

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

2 years

Start date

SEP-21

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Children's Nursing Health Studies Childcare Skills Practice Nursing

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

The portfolio of pathways focusing on children and young people is designed to foster a purposeful and child-centred approach that makes a significant impact to children's services and student career satisfaction.

Modules are delivered as standalone at both undergraduate and masters level and you can access a number of modules within the children's nursing portfolio. In keeping with a philosophy of inter-professional working, a number of modules are designed to meet the education needs of the inter-professional team.

The course framework offers a flexible approach to the sequence and time-frame in which modules can be taken. This is negotiated on an individual basis with the pathway advisors.

Employability

Employment prospects are excellent, with students gaining contemporary knowledge and skills making them fit for purpose.

Students can also exit with PGDip Award.

Modules

Caring for Children and Young People with Life Limiting Conditions
Dissertation or Practice Project
Perspectives in Adolescent Care
Research Preparation
Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing
Principles of Managing Children's Pain
Dissertation
Childhood Cancer Nursing
Paediatric Cardiac Critical Care Nursing
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Awareness
Childhood Cancer Nursing
Principles of Managing Children's Pain
Paediatric Cardiac Critical Care Nursing
Research Preparation
Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing
Dissertation
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Awareness
Caring for Children and Young People with Life Limiting Conditions
Dissertation or Practice Project
Perspectives in Adolescent Care

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants for this course come from a range of children's nursing backgrounds working in children's services, primary care, the community, hospice and hospital settings.

University information

London South Bank University (LSBU) is a highly regarded educational institution located in the London Borough of Southwark. Established in 1882, it is one of London’s oldest universities, with over 15,000 students representing over 130 countries worldwide, and a global network of over 80,000 alumni. The university is both historical and forward thinking and focuses on providing professional opportunities for both employees and...more

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