Taught course

Advanced Practice (Non-Medical Prescribing)

Institution
Cardiff University · School of Healthcare Science
Qualifications
MScPGCert

Entry requirements

For entry requirements, please see: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/taught/courses/group/advanced-practice-non-medical-prescribing

Months of entry

October

Course content

This part-time Masters level course is designed to prepare nurses, midwives, physiotherapists and podiatrists to practise as independent prescribers and radiographers to practise as supplementary prescribers, meeting standards set by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (RPSGB), and the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC).

The course aims to develop your critical analysis and personal reflection skills, preparing you for lifelong professional development.

Distinctive features

  • Prepares professionals as independent/supplementary prescribers and to meet the relevant standards set by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (RPSGB), and the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Develops students’ critical analysis and personal reflection skills, preparing them for lifelong professional development.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months

PGCert

part time
6 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgradenquiries@cardiff.ac.uk