Taught course

Community Nursing (Progression Route)

University of Suffolk · Nursing Studies

Entry requirements

  • Postgraduate Diploma in District / Home Nursing Postgraduate Diploma in Primary Care Nursing (District Nursing)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Primary Care Nursing (General Practice Nursing)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in District Nursing Current registration on part 1 of the Nursing and Midwifery Council Postgraduate Diploma in Community Nursing Studies

Months of entry


Course content

This Progression Route course is for Registered Nurses and Midwives who hold a Postgraduate qualification in District Nursing or General Practice Nursing. The course is offered in part-time mode over two semesters. Each student will be allocated one academic supervisor. The supervisor will have an appreciation of the chosen area of study and will have a broad understanding of the health and social issues as appropriate to the research topic.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

UK students
Part-time tuition fee: £972 per 20 credits

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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01473 338833