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Early Years Practice Health Visiting

University of Stirling

Venues

Stirling Campus

Content

This course will provide you, as a registered nurse or midwife on Part 1 or Part 2 on the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) register, with the opportunity to influence the health and social care provision of children and families. The course will equip you with the higher level knowledge and skills to deliver safe and best practice in the role of Health Visitor as defined in the NMC Standards of Proficiency for Specialist Community Public Health Nurses (NMC, 2004).

The development and delivery of the course is supported by a multi-disciplinary collaboration with our NHS Health Board and Local Authority partners. This reflects the growing priorities that have been identified to provide an improved and more responsible level of care to support, protect and improve the health and wellbeing of children, young people and their families.

You can exit after 9 months with PgDip Early Years Practice Health Visiting.

Entry Requirements

You must have a valid registration as a nurse or midwife on either parts 1 or 2 of the NMC professional register; and must have developed their own knowledge, skills and competence beyond NMC registration, normally two year’s post registration experience as a registered nurse or midwife however other relevant professional experience can be considered.

Start Date

January

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health Sciences and Sport

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.stir.ac.uk

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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