Advanced Clinical Practice
School - School of Health and Society
Subject area - Nursing
Start Date(s): September; January
MSc (two years part-time)
PgDip (one year six months part-time)
PgCert (one year part-time)
- Strong clinical focus
- Facilitated work-based learning driven by client need and service redesign
- Protected learning time and support from practice-based mentors and assessors
- A part-time only course
This course is aimed at health and social care practitioners who wish to develop the competencies of Advanced Clinical Practice and to facilitate change in patient and service outcomes. It uses a work-based learning approach to develop the higher level skills that will lead to advanced clinical practitioner status and enhance your career prospects.
You will be supported in clinical practice by advanced clinical practitioners, consultants, specialist registrars or General Practitioners. You will be taught by experts in the field including specialist consultants, lecturers, advanced clinical practitioners, pharmacists and radiographers, and will develop advanced skills in our brand new simulation suites with our award-winning human simulators.
This course has also been collaboratively developed to provide the Advanced Critical Care Practitioner training in line with the Faculty of Intensive care (FICM) curriculum.
The full course runs part-time over two years giving you the chance to exit with the following awards:
- Postgraduate Certificate: two modules over one year
- Postgraduate Diploma: four modules over one year six months
- Masters: six modules over two years
This course comprises a number of core and optional modules depending on which pathway you choose.