Taught course

Advanced Clinical Practice

Birmingham City University · Faculty of Health

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Entry requirements

  • Must hold current professional registration with a UK regulatory body (NMC, HCPC)
  • Students will normally have studied to BSc or equivalent, ideally to include Research Methods and physiology
  • Minimum of 3 years relevant experience in the speciality they practice in
  • Must have full support from employer in regard to role development and protected learning time (1 day a week in University, plus one day a week for supported clinical practice)
  • Appropriately named clinical supervisor (GP or consultant) to support the trainee during the programme

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This Advanced Clinical Practice MSc course is designed for senior health practitioners, with at least 3 years professional experience, to develop their clinical skills and advance their careers. You will be supported to develop extensive understanding of the clinical skills required, to lead evidence based service developments in your practice area. Winners of the Student Nursing Times Post-Registration Education Provider of the Year Award 2017.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MSc
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Pre-entry Enquiries Team
+44 (0)121 331 5595