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Advanced Practice MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Health Studies Nursing Studies Paramedical Services / Supplementary Medicine

Course type


Course Summary

This course is designed to meet demand for advanced practice studies within health and social care, this programme provides the next step in career progression and academic development. This inter-professional programme allows you to focus on specialist pathways, whilst maintaining a focus on the core principles of advanced practice including: leadership, professionalism, inter-professional communication, and service development and evaluation. Future prospects: The programme provides a vehicle for continuous professional development for a range of qualified nurses and midwives from within the Yorkshire and Humber region; Commissioned by Health Education Yorkshire and Humber (HEYH), students are employed by a service provider for the duration of the programme. Some hold permanent posts, whilst others are on training contracts.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time


3 years

Start date



​The aim of the module is to prepare you to use an evidence based clinical assessment framework, to inform effective intervention, patient referral and as a basis to develop your own assessment and examination skills. ​

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Students need to pay £835 per 20 credits; £2,500 per 60 credits; £3,750 per 90 credits.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have minimum of a 2:2 Honours degree or international equivalent in nursing, midwifery or another relevant discipline, plus appropriate experience in a professional environment.