Taught course

Advanced Practice

Edge Hill University · Faculty of Health and Social Care

Entry requirements

The normal minimum requirement is a 2:2 degree in a health or social care related subject. Applicants without an honours degree must demonstrate: a comprehensive knowledge of the discipline and in-depth awareness of current issues relating to a health or social care setting; critical analysis skills and an ability to evaluate evidence drawn from the area of work or from previous academic study; ability to learn in a flexible manner, utilising autonomy and self direction. It is anticipated you will have extensive subject knowledge/work experience in your chosen field as assessments require you to relate theory to practice.

Generic; Mental Health.

Months of entry

September, February

Course content

This programme is designed to enable health and social care professionals to extend their knowledge to an advanced level within their specialist field of practice. It consists of a wide range of highly flexible taught and work-based learning modules that will enable busy practitioners to access patient-care enhancing education.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36-72 months

Course contact details

Faculty of Health and Social Care Student Recruitment and Marketing Support Team
+ 44 (0)1695 650726