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Advanced Practice (named speciality)

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Sighthill Campus

Content

As a practitioner in the public domain of health and social care services, you are expected to be innovative, provide leadership and make an advanced contribution in your professional role. This course will enable you to do just that in a wide range of fields: Nursing; Child Protection; Intellectual Disabilities / Mental Health; Midwifery; Cancer Care.

You’ll gain an in-depth understanding of the theoretical knowledge and practical skills you need to practice at an advanced level, as well as the ability to critically appraise relevant health and social policy.

Modules include:
Leadership for innovation and practice; Advanced decision making across the lifespan; Optional modules relating to your speciality; Research approaches in health and social care; Dissertation.

Entry Requirements

You must be a qualified health or social care practitioner, with a degree, equivalent qualifications or equivalent experience. We look for applicants to have a background in health or social care in order to be eligible for the programme.

We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.

Start Date

September, January

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

3 years

Department

Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

11

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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