Taught course

Maternal and Reproductive Health

University of Chester · Department of Midwifery, Child and Reproductive Health

Entry requirements

All applicants must: Be a registered health practitioner e.g. Registered Nurse or Registered Midwife. Possess a first degree (minimum classification of 2:1 or equivalent), or a portfolio of evidence demonstrating personal and professional development equivalent to degree level. Provide evidence of recent study (within the previous five years) or writing at an appropriate level. Have at least one year's relevant workplace experience. Have achieved IELTS level 7 in all areas (if relevant). Students who lack the necessary skills for level 7 study but who wish to enrol on the programme will be directed to NM7081 Engaging with Masters Study. This will prepare students for the programme once successfully completed.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This programme will prepare participants to progress their careers in a range of contemporary professional specialist areas related to maternal and women's healthcare delivery. The subject areas studied all focus on operating in today's world of economic challenges while continually striving to enhance the quality of these services. The programme is specifically designed for aspiring health professionals working to deliver maternal and women's healthcare in a range of environments. In particular, the programme will attract professionals working in all areas of midwifery and reproductive health.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36-60 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Health and Social Care Admissions
01244 511000