Taught course

Advanced Practice in Palliative Care and Applied Education

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

Entry requirements

To apply, you will need to be currently in a role which has a contractual obligation for teaching, learning and assessment and, if you require registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (nurses and midwives only) you need to have been a registered practitioner working with students for a minimum period of three years..

Months of entry

September

Course content

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

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

Trimester 2
Professional Study and Practices, Effective Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Contexts, Research Methods, Assessment Evaluation and Support

Trimester 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
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
24 months
full time
9 months

PGCert

full time
6 months
part time
12 months

Course contact details

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