Taught course

Community Health Studies, Specialist Practice Award in District Nursing

Swansea University · College of Human and Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants must have: Be registered with the NMC on part 1 of the register; Have graduated with a BSc/BA/BN Honours degree or equivalent; Provide evidence of post-registration experience within the specialised area of practice; Provide confirmation of any recent study (e.g. continuing professional development module preferably within the last 5 years); Present an up-to-date enhanced DBS disclosure; Provide copies of academic qualifications and any other documents required by the admissions department, for verification during the selection process; If you are considering transferring any prior learning, a full transcript of the module outline is required at interview.

Months of entry


Course content

The Community Health Studies, Specialist Practice Award in District Nursing aims to prepare district nurses to work independently and autonomously in a complex, rapidly changing environment; our aim is to help you become inspirational leaders of the future, transforming practice, contributing to the wider health care agenda.
The Community Health Studies, Specialist Practice Award in District Nursing course is accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC).

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

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Swansea University Postgraduate
+44 (0)1792 295358