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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Diagnostic Imaging

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

About the course

If you're an Advanced Nurse or a member of a related profession wishing to study colonoscopy and endoscopy practice to progress your career as an independent practitioner, this is the course for you.

Colonoscopy is becoming a growth area for nurses who wish to expand their scope of practice. As a practitioner, you have the opportunity to work in a wide variety of settings to develop advanced skills.

You will learn skills and knowledge, empowering you to perform advanced therapeutic procedures and plan, perform and develop care which addresses patient health care needs within gastroenterology.

What you'll study

You will undertake a variety of modules. These include a research module and specialist module which are offered as an online programme via eBridge. The final 60 credits for the MSc are gained by completing a dissertation around the subject of colonoscopy.

The majority of learning can be done online meaning that you can fit your studies around work and life commitments. You need only attend University for the set workshops which are available to support each module. The modules themselves are delivered using weekly tasks addressing the advanced issues around the subject of practice.

Future prospects

This programme enables you to become a competent, safe and motivated practitioner in the field of gastroenterology, with professional attitudes, values and perspectives.

It aims to produce enthusiastic, reflective and analytical thinkers who can interpret theory and apply it to their professional practice to provide high-quality patient-centred care in the endoscopy setting.

Different course options

Full time | Hull Campus | 18 months | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

18 months

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

The Practice of Colonoscopy - Core
Theoretical Principles of Colonoscopy - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,800

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£17,200

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

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