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Advanced Professional Practice (Health and Social Care Professions) MSc

Advanced Professional Practice (Health and Social Care Professions) MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Health Studies Social Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

In this course, you will develop your current knowledge and expertise, linking it to contemporary literature, theory and research and apply it to your area of practice. Our range of programme optional modules, shared across a large range of named pathway awards, give you the flexibility and choice to tailor your learning to your workplace. Key features: Train to become an evidence-based practitioner, equipped to manage and lead in busy and constantly changing settings. Study alongside an interprofessional range of health and social care professionals from a variety of backgrounds, for example allied health professionals, nursing, medical and social care; Make the most of our approach to blended learning, which combines short study blocks and distance learning technologies with face-to-face teaching, enhancing the learning process by allowing time for reflection. Study comprises a mixture of lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials. This programme is designed for qualified practitioners there is no requirement of a clinical placement component. Students will also achieve PGDip and PGCert.

Different course options

Full time | Plymouth University | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

In this module you will complete your dissertation as part of your Advanced Professional Practice Masters programme under supervision from the module team and a named dissertation supervisor.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Students need to pay £7,380 for 2018/19 entry and there may be slight increase in the fee for 2019/20 entry. Students need to pay £820 per 20 credits. Fees may be subject to change.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Students need to pay £14,000 for 2018/19 entry and there may be slight increase in the fee for 2019/20 entry. Fees may be subject to change.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students will normally have a first degree (BSc (Hons) at 2:2 or above or European first cycle equivalent). They may be a health or social care professional with a first degree or have related academic degrees. If they do not have a degree but have appropriate experience related to the programme or to any of the chosen pathways they may be eligible to apply.

University information

The University of Plymouth’s campus is centrally located within Britain’s Ocean City, perched on the South Westerly coast of Devon in between scenic Cornwall and the historic Dartmoor National Park. The University is renowned for its world leading research; postgraduate students are supported by accomplished and experienced staff who undertake research that is innovative, operates across disciplinary boundaries, and provides outstanding...more

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