This course a suite of routes which place the values of person-centredness at their core. These routes offer practitioners the opportunity to build upon their experience and develop an understanding of the knowledge and evidence that positively contributes to the health and wellbeing of persons, groups and populations.
The framework enables you to study the route which best meets your professional background and future aspirations. It will appeal to a wide range of health professionals. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Registered Nurses already working in, or wishing to work in, the community can undertake a specified group of modules that allows them to achieve a community qualification or registration recognised by the NMC in District Nursing, Health Visiting or School Nursing.
This MSc/PgDip/PgCert is for graduates and practitioners who wish to develop their careers in the broad field of palliative care.
You an exit after stage 1 with PgCert Person-Centred Practice (Palliative Care) (60 credits)
You an exit after stage 2 with PgDip Person-Centred Practice (Palliative Care) (120 credits)
You will normally be graduates with evidence of relevant recent academic study.
You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.
Part time (day)
2.5 - 7 years
School of Health Sciences