Taught course

Advanced Practice in Palliative Care

Institution
Edinburgh Napier University · School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Care
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

To apply, you must be a practising health or social care practitioner with a BSc, BN or equivalent professional experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Based over three years, the course is conducted as a blended learning process, involving a combination of lectures, tutorials, online study, workshops and independent study.

Year 1
Symptom Management in Palliative Care, Therapeutic Communication in Palliative Care, Strategic and Global Issues in Palliative Care

Year 2
Exploring Professional Roles in Practice, Research Methods, Option
(A list of option modules can be found at: http://www.courses.napier.ac.uk/W72709.htmNav=2)

Year 3
Dissertation

Information for international students

For applicants whose first language is not English, the following is generally required: minimum IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 550/213 Please see http://www.napier.ac.uk/international for up-to-date information.

Fees and funding

Please see http://www.napier.ac.uk/fees for up-to-date fee & funding information.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months

PGDip

part time
24 months

PGCert

part time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Information Office
Email
info@napier.ac.uk
Fax
+44 (0)8452 60 60 40