Taught course

Maternal and Newborn Health

Institution
University of Nottingham · School of Health Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

2.2 degree (or international equivalent) in a related subject. Applicants must be a registered nurse/midwife and be involved in the delivery of maternal or newborn health care in their current practice.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is designed to enable healthcare professionals working in the fields of maternal and newborn health to develop, deliver and direct high quality maternity services within the context of the national and international drive towards improving maternity/health outcomes for childbearing women, their newborns and their family.

The course aims to equip health professionals with the knowledge and skills required to operate at senior and strategic levels in today's maternity and related healthcare settings. Students will study the ethical, political, legal, economic, multi-professional and global context in which healthcare is provided to childbearing women and their newborns. To achieve this, the School offers a learning environment that facilitates the development or reflective, analytical and critical thinking and the ability to lead and manage change.

For a more extensive overview, please visit the course page on the University of Nottingham's online prospectus.

Information for international students

English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Fees and funding

The Graduate School at The University of Nottingham provides information on internal and external sources of postgraduate funding.

There is also funding information on the School of Health Sciences' web pages.

For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Rebecca Raven
Email
hs-pg-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)115 823 0885