Taught course

Enhanced Professional Midwifery Practice

Swansea University · Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Sciences

Entry requirements

This course is aimed at graduate midwives who are NMC registered non-graduate midwives seeking similar opportunities will be able to study on the existing BSc (Hons) Enhanced Professional Practice.

  • Requirements regarding clinical experience will be individual; however, most midwives would expect to consolidate their practice as a newly qualified midwife before seeking further education opportunities.
  • Admission to study, for most applicants, will be based on agreement from your employer in relation to funding or study leave.
  • The College will also consider you if you choose to self-fund and undertake studies in their own time.

Months of entry


Course content

Enhance your midwifery knowledge, clinical reasoning, and decision-making skills with our work-based Master’s degree in Enhanced Professional Midwifery Practice.

The course is a highly flexible and modular programme led by your learning and professional development objectives as both a student and a busy midwife.

You will cover key policy and practice related topics and refine your critical research and analytical skills in relation to midwifery. With the support of an academic mentor you will also develop professional reflective practice techniques.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Swansea University Postgraduate
+44 (0)1792 295358