Taught course

Maternal and Women's Reproductive Health

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

Entry requirements

Applicants will have:

  • A first degree (minimum 2:1 or equivalent), or a portfolio of evidence demonstrating personal and professional development equivalent to degree level.
  • Evidence of recent study or writing at an appropriate level.
  • Relevant workplace experience of at least one year.

Months of entry


Course content

This course 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 that you will study all have a focus on operating in today’s world of economic challenges while continually striving to enhance the quality of these services for women and their families.

Our course is specifically designed for health professionals working in a broad range of environments delivering maternal and women’s healthcare. Examples include midwifery, neonatology, gynaecology, contraception and sexual health.

The course offers a degree of flexibility in regard to module choice, and students are supported on an individual basis by the Programme Leader. This means that you will have the opportunity to access personalised advice and guidance in regard to module choice for your intended career pathway.

The course content is designed for flexible, interprofessional learning and incorporates international and national drivers and local policies relating to maternal and women’s healthcare.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

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