Taught course

Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting)

Institution
University of South Wales · University of South Wales
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants need professional and academic qualifications. You must have NMC professional registration of at least one years duration and be on Part One and/or Part Two of the NMC Register as a Registered Nurse and/or a Registered Midwife.

Applicants should usually have an Honours degree, although consideration will be given through the accreditation of prior and experiential learning (APEL) mechanism if you do not possess these qualifications.

Prospective candidates will be interviewed by the course team, which in most cases would include a member of the NHS trust that provides student placements for 50% of the course duration.

Months of entry

April

Course content

This Specialist Community Public Health Nursing course has been developed to meet the rapidly changing field of public health, providing you with a professional qualification that recognises your expertise.
Registered specialist community public health nurses (SCPHNs) such as health visitors or school health nurses, aim to reduce health inequalities by working with individuals, families and communities to promote good health and prevent ill health. We place emphasis on partnership working that cuts across disciplinary, professional and organisational boundaries.


For full information on modules teaching and career prospects, please see the website.

Fees and funding

For full funding information please see the website.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries & Admissions
Email
enquiries@southwales.ac.uk
Phone
03455 76 77 78