Taught course

District Nursing

Institution
Oxford Brookes University · Department of Psychology, Social Work and Public Health
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

You must:

  • be registered on Part One (Adult/ RN1/ RNA) of the NMC register as an Adult Nurse and active UK Nurse
  • be able to demonstrate evidence of recent study at level 6 on entry
  • have secured a student place within an NHS Trust which will ensure you have access to a community practice teacher and placement area and have a source of NHS funding (employment) to enable payment of the course fees.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This innovative Community Specialist Practice course is aimed at community nurses wishing to prepare for (or consolidate) a leadership role.

It will strengthen your leadership attributes in order to prepare you for the changing face of community nursing. You will become a skillful community specialist practitioner, able to lead and bring about change in your practice environments.

If you successfully fulfill the required criteria you can qualify for the relevant NMC Community Specialist Practitioner (CSP) Award.

The course is centred on practice and you will spend a large amount of time in the practice environment. You will have a practice teacher who will support the development of your professional practice.

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Programme Administrator
Email
cspshsc@brookes.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1865 488111