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Part time | Collegiate Campus | 3 years | SEP

Study mode

Part time

Duration

3 years

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Nursing Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Course summary

This course is aimed at registered nurses who wish to specialise and enhance their skills. You'll undertake a rigorous academic programme including an independently researched dissertation project, and top up your existing postgraduate diploma or undergraduate degree to masters level. The course involves you completing a 15,000 word dissertation (60 credits) on a subject of your choice, within a framework of independent learning and research. This might be primary research, a systematic/critical literature review or service development.

Future careers

Previous students have reported that taking the course has benefitted them by extending their professional knowledge and expertise, enhancing professional-decision-making, contributing to evidence based practice,encouraging innovation, developing leadership skills. You may also wish to progress to doctoral studies.

Modules

Researching For Practice (Distance Learning) (15 Credits) - Core
Dissertation (45 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students must hold a degree in any subject and a Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing from a pre-registration course along with a registered (NMC) nurse status.