Registration as nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council under:
- General Practice Nursing RN1, RNA
- Nursing in the Home (District Nursing) RN1, RNA.
- normally hold a health-related degree at 2:1 or above
- have successfully completed study within the last five years
- normally have a minimum of six months' post-registration experience, preferably in the community
- demonstrate the potential to benefit from masters-level study.
English Language Requirement:
- IELTS 6.5 overall, with 6.0 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in the other elements.
This module, shared with other students in the graduate programme, facilitates the development of knowledge and skills required to inform evidence-based practice, and prepares students for completion of a dissertation.
Research Evidence in Practice
This is a practice-based module focusing on the evidence underpinning clinical practice and theory – practice relationships.
Transforming Practice: the challenges of change
The aim of this module is to develop practitioners who will take a lead role in the management and development of effective strategies for health and social care interventions. This module is shared across the community nursing programmes with level 6 students.
Nurse Prescribing from the Community Nurse Prescribers Formulary
This module is mandatory for those undertaking the Nursing in the Home / District Nursing pathway.
In addition to the core modules mentioned above, you can choose from a wide choice of optional modules which allow you to study topics of personal and professional interest, including:
- Leadership and Management
- Practising Public Health
- Assessing Individuals and Families
- Practice Development through Work-based Learning
- Investigating Health and Social Care.