Taught course

Maternal and Women's Reproductive Health

University of Chester · Faculty of Health and Social Care

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Entry requirements

Applicants will have:

  • An honours 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.
  • IELTS level 7 in all areas for students whose first language is not English.

Applicants will be required to attend an interview or alternatively be available for a telephone interview.

Months of entry


Course content

Course overview

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.

Our MSc is designed for students who wish to progress their midwifery/women’s health career in today’s healthcare climate. It will provide you with an understanding of contemporary maternal and women’s health issues, and advance your knowledge in professional practice. The MSc is informed by an understanding of the environment in which clinicians operate.

Why study Maternal and Women's Reproductive Health with us?

The Department of Midwifery, Child and Reproductive Health has a wealth of expertise to offer to students. Each lecturer has an area of specialist interest which means that students are able to access support which is most suited to their own area of study. Indeed, the Department has a proven consistent and strong track record of providing excellent student support, and this is evident from student feedback, evaluations and surveys.

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.

How will I be taught?

How will I be assessed?

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24-72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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