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Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas


Course type


Course Summary

This degree programme aims to enable the practising midwife to study a postgraduate degree pathway which has been planned by the student themselves and which reflects academic and professional development needs in line with the usual requirements for postgraduate level study. The open framework structure aims to facilitate pathway specialisation where possible and if desired. Individualised degree study pathway in which credits from prior study may be used. The study pathway can be tailored to current and future learning and development needs. At the completion of this course, you will be able to demonstrate mastery in midwifery-related skills and knowledge in order to contribute to enhanced professional midwifery practice, research and service development. The programmes is designed so that where possible, Level 7 (and some Level 6) credits which have been achieved through prior study are recognised as part of this programme (pre-accreditation or APL).

Different course options

Study mode

Part time


2 years

Start date



Social Research Methods (30 Credits) - Core
Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
Advanced Practitioner Enquiry (30 Credits) - Core
Work Based Learning Project (60 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

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 (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students normally require a second class honours degree 2:2 or above in midwifery or a related subject area, or hold an acceptable recognisable professional qualification. Exceptionally, students who do not have a degree but who have successfully completed level 7 CPD modules or who can provide evidence of their ability to pursue successfully the PG Diploma or MSc may be considered.

University information

Middlesex is a campus university based in leafy North London only 25 minutes from the buzz of central London. It has been excelling in teaching for over 130 years and boasts international campuses in Dubai and Mauritius. Their industry led, contemporary courses and practice-based teaching will help you to excel in the job market and become a leader in your field. Middlesex’s teaching is informed by the needs of industry, so you’ll develop the...more