PgDip Community Health

Manchester Metropolitan University
United Kingdom
Qualification
Postgraduate Diploma
Study mode
Full-time, Part-time
Duration
40 weeks
Intakes
September
Tuition fee (local)
Information not available
Tuition fee (foreign)
Information not available

Entry Requirements

  • Applicants for PgDip will required to have a first degree in a relevant subject, with a minimum of a 2:2 classification and demonstrate the ability to study independently at level 7.
  • Additionally, all applicants will have completed a period of experience of sufficient length to have consolidated preregistration outcomes and to have gained a deeper understanding in relevant professional practice. You must be supported in practice for the duration of the course by an appropriately qualified Sign-off Mentor or Practice Teacher. You must also meet the NMC specific entry requirements for the Specialist Practitioner Qualification.
  • Community Children’s Nursing applicants must be registered as a first level nurse – children (RN8, RNC). Community Learning Disabilities Nursing applicants must be registered as a first level nurse – learning disabilities (RN5, RNLD). District Nursing applicants must be registered as a first level nurse – adult (RN1, RNA). General Practice Nursing applicants must be registered as a first level nurse – adult (RN1, RNA) or a first level nurse – children (RN8, RNC).

Curriculum

Year 1

Core units

  • Principles of Public Health 
  • Contemporary Issues in Community Practice 
  • Developing Leadership and Professional Practice 
  • Developing Research Skills

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