Students should be qualified for a minimum of three years. Applicants must have completed a UK 2.2 degree or its equivalent in a relevant subject. Students may be able to enrol without an initial degree and /or may be required to undertake pre-requisite studies at level 6. All applicants will be profiled to consider any equivalent prior learning.
Months of entry
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Advanced Practice in Health Care has been offered at Swansea University since 1992. It is continually refined to ensure it remains at the forefront of contemporary practice.
Modules are designed to enable the clinician to develop knowledge and skills essential to the role of an advanced practitioner i.e. enhanced assessment, diagnostic and disease management skills. Students may also undertake studies for non-medical prescribing.
This course enables students to develop their critical and creative thinking skills in relation to clinical practice to an advanced level. Additionally, they are able to develop their knowledge and skills in their roles as researchers, educators, managers and leaders.
Information for international students
Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Further details of qualification
Part-time: One day per week over two years, plus third year for dissertation. Flexible exit point: Students may leave the course on completion of Part I (after two years) and be awarded a Postgraduate Diploma. Students put together a clinical portfolio, which links education and practice in a tangible way.
Course contact details
- Jayne Cutter
- +44 (0)1792 295790