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Advanced Professional Practice (Negotiated Specialism) PGCert

Advanced Professional Practice (Negotiated Specialism) PGCert

Key information
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Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Management Studies / Science Business Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This is a flexible, work based route to gaining a postgraduate qualification in a particular area of professional practice, that can be customised to meet your needs and those of your workplace. It is ideal for those who have completed previous accredited activity/qualifications/CPD as well as for those who have significant prior experience of work in the health, social care and education sectors. You will be supported to reflect and build upon your prior experience and experiential learning to develop advanced situated knowledge based around your workplace context. You will develop your advanced practitioner inquiry, leadership and project skills to develop your own practice and practice in your organisation. You will also be able to design and lead a work based project that has the potential to transform your own practice and that of others.

On completion of this programme, you will be able to effectively engage, network and communicate with relevant stakeholders and academic audiences, and take responsibility and leadership for practice/service development initiatives. You will understand how to critically evaluate practice or organisational issues and apply creative problem solving techniques, advanced inquiry and action planning. You will have the ability to systematically design, undertake and manage a work based project that has the potential to transform your own practice and that of others. Finally, you will learn to critically reflect and evaluate your own practice and systematically plan professional development. As this programme gives you the skills and experience you need to apply directly into your current service or practice, the range of projects can vary.

Different course options

Study mode

Online/Distance

Duration

12 weeks

Start date

OCT

Modules

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Students need to pay £53 per taught credit.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Students need to pay £93 per taught credit.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Entrants will be experienced practitioners with relevant experience and currently working in health, social care or education settings, usually with a first degree (post qualifying). At least 30 credits at level 7, from relevant accredited activity, gained in the last 5 years (or able to evidence currency). And/or at least 3 years experience as a practitioner relevant to the area of professional practice and negotiated specialism that could be considered and may be accredited at level 7 through RPL processes.

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