Taught course

Community Specialist Practice (District Nursing)

University of Bolton · Faculty of Wellbeing and Social Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants must have already successfully completed the Postgraduate Diploma Specialist Community Public Health Nursing.


Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course offers opportunities for significant, life-long career enhancement and a wide range of benefits to your employer.

This course comprises a 60 credit dissertation module that will support you as a leader and innovator in community health care nursing through the use of a framework for practice development. It will be based upon your day to day role in the workplace supported through action learning and research. You will access new knowledge as a self directed learner within the supportive framework of action learning, through independent study and through practice. You will have a personal supervisor who will support you in your progress towards the production of your 15,000 word dissertation report.

Information for international students

This course is not suitable for international students.

Fees and funding

Funded by NHS North West.
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Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Course contact details

University of Bolton Enquiries
+44 (0)1204 903903
+44 (0)1204 903809