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Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Nursing Studies

Course type


Course Summary

The MSc Nursing course will allow you to examine contemporary nursing issues from a clinical perspective. Available to nurses who hold a registration in the UK or another country, this course offers an exciting mix of theory and practical application through the use of enquiry-based learning and workshops where a range of table top exercises and simulation will be utilised to develop your practical and management skills and knowledge.

Learning and teaching strategies such as lectures, seminars, experiential learning and problem solving exercises will be utilised throughout your studies, all of which will be assessed via a mix of diagnostic evaluations, case studies, assignments and presentations. On completion of this course you should possess the ability to lead on future innovative initiatives in the nursing sector, in addition to holding the attributes required to be educator within your own professional environment. Further study options are available should you wish to progress your studies to PhD level, and graduates may also wish to pursue careers within teaching or research.

Different course options

Full time | Coach Lane Campus | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



This research rich module will enable you to bring together the knowledge, understanding and skills that you have accrued from other modules on your programme. You will be invited to identify a topic with which you are familiar, and in which you believe there may be scope for development or change. Through technology enriched learning you will learn about your role as a researcher and how you can make effective and systematic use of published research to inform your nursing practice and / or policy.

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

Applicants should normally have a minimum of a 2:2 honours degree or its equivalent in a relevant subject. They need registration as a nurse (or a license to practice as a nurse) with a nursing regulator or appropriate licensing board / health department.