Taught course

Nursing Clinical Leadership

Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Education, Health and Community

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Entry requirements

You will need:

  • Registered Nurse status
  • a minimum 2:1 honours degree in a related subject
  • evidence of Level 6 or Level 7 study

Additional information

  • Ideal for students wishing to undertake further academic studies (such as a PhD)
  • You must include a Personal Statement, including two references
  • Where English is not a first language, an IELTS score of 7 must be achieved. A minimum score of 7.0 is required within all components

For further information, or an informal discussion about the programme, please contact:

Dr Nicola Morrell-Scott

E: N.E.Morrell@ljmu.ac.uk

Months of entry


Course content

As a Registered Nurse, you can study either full or part-time on our MA Nursing Clinical Leadership post-registration degree.

  • Enhance your teaching and learning through education in practice skills
  • A combination of core, optional and research modules helps you to develop your thinking and knowledge base
  • Improve patient care through your nursing education and research

The programme team on this Nursing Clinical Leadership programme has a depth and breadth of clinical and academic knowledge designed to ensure you can gain the knowledge and skills to develop personally and professionally.

Our School’s city centre location is part of the University's ambitious capital investment plans and is undergoing a major renovation, which will incorporate the brand new simulation suites and equipment to further enhance your postgraduate and continuing professional development experience.

MA Nursing Clinical Leadership is one of four new pathways in LJMU's MA Nursing framework. You may also be interested in:

Currently the MA Nursing Clinical Leadership and MA Nursing Clinical Education degrees are not open to International applicants, however, you may be interested in MA Nursing or MA Nursing Mental Health programmes.

There are five compulsory Core modules, totalling 150 credits. You also have the choice of one of two further modules: Research Ethics and Governance (10 credits) or Systematic Review (10 credits).
The remaining 20 credits are made up from the restricted option module Mentorship in Healthcare Practice.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

View country specific entry requirements

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Please visit the course page for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
0151 231 5090