Advancing Practice in Health (Advancing Practice in Health Framework)

Queen Margaret University


As part of our Advancing Practice in Health Framework, this flexible, modular route allows for a personalised educational journey. It may be of particular interest to those who already hold a master’s award or who wish to study modules in a particular area of practice.

Delivered online, the Advancing Practice in Health award pathway offers flexibility in module choice and modes of study (full-time, part-time or workplace) to be responsive to individual needs and today’s culture of work and learning.

You can exit with a PgCert, PgDip or MSc.

Entry Requirements

Honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline. Non-standard entry will be considered.

Some modules require individuals to be working in the specific area of practice and/or have access to a suitable work place setting along with the support of a line manager and workplace mentor.

Start Date

September, January


Postgraduate Master's



Study Method

Blended learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

5 years


School of Health Sciences


Health Professions

SCQF Level