Advanced Practice (Health) PGDip

University of Brighton
Brighton, England, United Kingdom
Postgraduate Diploma
Study mode
2 years
Tuition fee (local)
USD 22,572
Tuition fee (foreign)
USD 38,016

Entry Requirements

  • be registered with the appropriate professional body in the UK and should have a minimum of three years post-registration experience
  • be working for a minimum of 15 hours a week, in a role which is suitable for the development of an advanced level of practice
  • normally be expected to hold a first degree. 


Compulsory modules 

  • Professional Competency (non-credit rated)
  • Leading Advanced Practice (20 credits)
  • An advanced practice module, for example Advanced Physical Assessment; Advanced Mental Health Assessment; Advanced Assessment Child; Advanced Midwifery Practice or any other 20-credit advanced practice module.
  • An education module, for example Practice Teacher; Mentorship Preparation; Preparation for the Supervision of Midwives or any other 20-credit education module
  • A research module, for example Research Methods and Critical Appraisal; Research Theory and Practice; Research Methods for Health Professionals, or any other 20-credit research module.
  • Dissertation (60 credits)
  • A choice of research dissertation formats is available.

Option modules

  • 40 credits of option module choice from the university’s postgraduate education programme.

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