Taught course

Specialist Community Nursing

Institution
University of Hertfordshire · School of Health and Social Work
Qualifications
BSc Hons MScPGDip

Entry requirements

BSc: 120 credits at level 5. MSc or PgD: normally a good honours degree in a relevant discipline. All candidates need effective level 1, part 1 registration on the Nursing and Midwifery Council's register, plus at least 6 months post-registration experience. Applicants also need access to appropriate public health placements with a designated practice teacher and evidence of Criminal Records Bureau clearance.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Course gives students opportunities to develop and demonstrate specialist skills and knowledge in community nursing in the areas of health needs assessment, clinical practice, care and programme management and clinical practice leadership. Students study a range of specialist modules.

Fees and funding

Students should negotiate their funding and practice placements with their primary care employer.

Qualification and course duration

BSc Hons

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Post Qualification Nursing Admissions
Email
m.m.p.mead@herts.ac.uk
Phone
01707 284956