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Advanced Clinical Practice Degree Apprenticeship

Northumbria University · Health

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a minimum of a 2:2 honours degree in a relevant subject.

Registration with the Health and Care Professionals Council / Nursing and Midwifery Council (or other appropriate Allied Health Professional registrant) and employed in a relevant clinical setting.

Months of entry


Course content

Our Advanced Clinical Practice Masters Apprenticeship provides an exciting opportunity for those working as experienced, registered, allied health professionals to progress into advanced clinical roles.

The course is aligned with the four pillars that underpin Advanced Clinical Practice, introduced by the Multi-Professional Framework of Advanced Clinical Practice by Health Education England in 2017, these are:

  • Clinical Practice
  • Leadership and Management
  • Education
  • Research.

This programme is ideal for multi-professionals within healthcare and opens career opportunities from a variety of clinical backgrounds, in both acute and primary care sectors. It provides an advanced level of training and education to help meet the changing needs of healthcare provision, equipping students with the skills and abilities to work at an advanced level of practice.

Upon completion of the course, students will gain an Advanced Clinical Practice qualification enabling them to work as an Advanced Clinical Practitioner working within a wider health and social care environment. Students will graduate with the skills and knowledge to help drive service improvements, analyse and interpret clinical tests to help make a diagnosis, and improve patient care

Information for international students

International applicants are required to have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 7 with 7 in each component.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
0191 227 4453