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Advanced Practice in District Nursing with Specialist Practitioner Qualification (PgDip)

Glasgow Caledonian University

Content

Sharpen your decision-making and problem-solving ability and learn to meet the challenges of complex clinical situations in our PgD Advanced Practice in District Nursing with Specialist Practitioner Qualification. This programme is designed for registered nurses who want to build on their existing knowledge and develop new skills.

Gain training to better meet the political and organisational demands of delivering care – and advance best practices in your field. Harness your commitment to the common good to make a meaningful difference at the local, national or global level. Prepare for a challenging and rewarding career as a specialist practitioner in a programme that uses a variety of dynamic learning opportunities.

This programme complies with the standards of the Nursing and Midwifery Council Standards for specialist education and practice as well as proficiency for nurse and midwife prescribers.

Entry Requirements

For qualified nurses with an Honours degree in nursing and a minimum of three years' post registration experience.

Start Date

September, January

Qualification

Postgraduate Diploma

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years (September) 2-3 years (January)

Faculty

School of Health and Life Sciences

Department

Nursing and Community Health

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gcu.ac.uk

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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