Taught course

Midwifery

Institution
University of Nottingham · School of Life Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

2:2 (or international equivalent) in a related subject. Applicants should have at least 2 years of clinical or health and social care experience and must be a registered midwife in current practice.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The course aims to enable midwives to develop, deliver and direct high quality midwifery services within the context of the national and international drive towards improving maternity/health outcomes for the childbearing woman and her family. The students will study in depth the art and science of midwifery and the ethical, political, legal, economic, multi-professional and global context in which midwifery is practised. It also aims to equip midwives with the knowledge and skills required to operate at senior levels in today's midwifery and health care services.

Being part of the School of Health Sciences promotes opportunities for developing interprofessional working and learning with colleagues and students across all three divisions. Midwives on this course will study four modules, two of which are compulsory modules undertaken with students from nursing and physiotherapy. The aims of these shared learning opportunities is to enhance future interprofessional working, learning, training and supervision.

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

part time
24-48 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
18-48 months
full time
9-12 months

Course contact details

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