Minimum of a 2:2 in a relevant health care subject. You must also have worked in a neonatal environment since achieving QIS status or equivalent.
Months of entry
This course combines theory and practice, and you’ll develop skills in critical thinking, analysis and self-awareness. You’ll take part in workshops using real clinical scenarios.
You’ll learn how to work across traditional boundaries and how to deal with the uncertainty that is inherent in an advanced neonatal nurse practitioner role.
- An In-Depth Review of Biosciences and Pathophysiology as Applied to the Neonate
- Neonatal Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning
- Advanced Clinical Skills Acquisition
- Complex Neonatal Nursing
- Evidence Base for Practice
- Leadership, Autonomy, Advocacy, Accountability and Responsibility
Teaching and assessment
You'll be taught by both University staff and clinical experts.
Teaching includes: lectures, case study presentations and analysis, professional conversations with peers and reflective workshops.
You'll develop a portfolio of learning and a skills log. You'll also carry out an objective structured clinical exam, formative and summative EMSQs (multiple choice-style questions under exam conditions) and report writing.
2–5 years part-time
Information for international students
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Liz Crathern
- +44 (0)114 222 2070