Taught course

Advanced Clinical Practice / Advanced Practice

Institution
University of Exeter · University of Exeter Medical School
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCertMSc

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Entry requirements

You should hold a minimum 2.2 Honours degree (or for older qualifications a Professional Diploma) in a healthcare related discipline. Relevant clinical experience or previous postgraduate qualifications will also be considered as part of the admissions process. In addition, you should be registered with the appropriate statutory regulatory body for your profession (such as the HCPC or NMC).

For full information, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please visit our website.

Months of entry

September

Course content

  • Designed for practitioners from a range of backgrounds including (but not limited to) radiography, nursing, pharmacy, paramedics, occupational therapy and midwifery
  • You’ll develop the skills and expertise required to respond to challenges facing our modern day health service
  • We will provide a strong academic underpinning to the role of the Advanced Clinical Practitioner and encourage you to expand your scope of practice as part of the advanced practice agenda outlined by the Health Education England multi professional framework or advanced clinical practice.
  • Our teaching is supported by problem-based learning groups where you can explore cases, develop peer support networks and share clinical experiences. Blended learning will be used to support the face to face education and a range of online resources will be shared with you to support your learning.

Information for international students

Further information for international students can be found on our dedicated international page.

Fees and funding

UK students
https://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/medicine/advancedclinicalpracticemsc/#fees
International students
https://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/medicine/advancedclinicalpracticemsc/#fees

We invest heavily in scholarships for talented prospective Masters students. This is in addition to the UK Government’s Postgraduate Loan Scheme. For information on how you can fund your postgraduate degree at the University of Exeter, please visit the postgraduate study pages on our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 or 36 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Team
Email
medicine@exeter.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1392 725500