Combining practice with taught modules, this dynamic programme leads to qualification as a school nurse and will advance your academic, profession and clinical skills. It will also develop your ability to critically analyse the challenges you’ll face and lead on innovation and change in the constantly evolving and complex public health environment.
Our MSc Public Health Practice with SCPHN (School Nursing) programme will enable you to obtain an academic award and, through completing a specified period of practice, to register on the Nursing and Midwifery Council register.
Our programme is responsive to the dynamic and evolving nature of healthcare and has stongs links with practice, addressing the high-level clinical skills and in-depth understanding of healthcare delivery that school nurses require. It also encourages shared learning, draws upon an innovative research base and will guide you in displaying the values required in modern healthcare such as compassion, advocacy, good communication and teamwork skills, and respect for patients’ privacy, dignity and individuality.
|Qualification||Study mode||Course length||Start date|
|MSc||Part-time||60 months||Jan 2018|
|MSc||Full-time||48 months||Jan 2018|
|MSc||Full-time||48 months||Mar 2018|
|MSc||Part-time||60 months||Mar 2018|
|MSc||Part-time||60 months||Oct 2018|
|MSc||Full-time||48 months||Oct 2018|
Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC).
Recognised by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as an approved programme for the specialist community public health nursing part of the register.
There may be opportunities to acquire valuable European experience by working or conducting research abroad during your degree or shortly afterwards. It is possible to do this in the summer period with an Erasmus+ grant working on your dissertation or as a recent graduate. In order to qualify, your Erasmus+ traineeship must be a minimum of two months.