Taught course

Clinical Practice

Coventry University · Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

Entry requirements

This course is open to registered nurses and health care practitioners, normally having been qualified for a minimum of one year, with a minimum of one year experience in a speciality related to the routes available within the programme.

Applicants should normally hold a 2.2 honours degree, or a diploma in a health related discipline and evidence of continuing professional development that shows an ability to study at master’s level e,g evidence of a level 6/7 module studied at Coventry University or elsewhere.

Applications may come from non-standard entrants with relevant experiential learning.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme has been developed to meet the needs and demands of new healthcare graduates, practitioners and their employers. The demand for post graduate education has been increasing as healthcare courses move towards an all graduate profession.

This postgraduate certificate is aimed at graduates wanting to specialise in a chosen field of practice, and will provide a progression pathway for those wishing to continue to a full master’s programme.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Health and Social Care Unit
+44 (0) 24 7765 5388