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  • Study Type

    Full time & Part time available

  • Subject Areas

    Mathematics

  • Start Date

    September

  • Course Duration

    1 year full time, 2 years part time

  • Course Type

    Other

  • Course Fees

    website

  • Last Updated

    09 October 2018

Course content

This Masters in Advanced Practice in Health Care is designed for the growing number of health care professionals wishing to work in clinical leadership or extended roles in clinical practice. The University of Glasgow is ranked 1st in the UK for Nursing (Complete University Guide 2018).

Why this programme

  • The programme will provide you with the opportunity to develop and demonstrate knowledge and understanding, expertise in critical appraisal, develop transferable skills and the ability to lead and innovate.
  • The MSc Advanced Practice in Health Care reflects the need for tomorrow’s health care professional to be involved in lifelong learning whilst being adaptive to the dynamic care environment and supporting quality care delivery.
  • Close involvement of NHS clinical staff in the planning and delivery of courses ensures that the programme is current and relevant.
  • The themes offered link closely with the pre-registration undergraduate programme offered at the University as well as being developed in conjunction with local clinical need.

Programme structure

Continuing professional development

Each course can be taken as a stand alone continuing professional development (CPD) course.

This Advanced Practice in Health Care programme is made up of three components: 2 core courses, optional courses and a project

Research Approaches in Health Care and Applying Research Approaches in Health Care

Both of these courses consolidate and extend your knowledge of research approaches and are a prerequisite for the independent project.

Generic options

  • Education for Professional Practice
  • Global Health Challenges
  • Informing Practice through the Evidence Base
  • Leadership in Contemporary Health Care
  • Leading Care – Putting Leadership into the Health and Social Care Context (online distance learning)
  • Leading Improvement in Care Provision (online distance learning)
  • Transforming Care Services (online distance learning)

Named awards

By undertaking the 20 credit optional courses listed below, and focusing assignments within the relevant topic, a named award may be obtained in the areas of:

Acute & critical care

  • Acute & Critical Care

Health care chaplaincy

  • Professional Practice in Spiritual and Religious Care in Health and Social Care
  • Providing Spiritual and Religious Care in Health and Social Care
  • Advanced Health Care Practice (Chaplaincy)

Programme alteration or discontinuation

The University of Glasgow endeavours to run all programmes as advertised. In exceptional circumstances, however, the University may withdraw or alter a programme. For more information, please see: Student contract.

Career prospects

This programme meets the demand for the preparation of both specialist and extended role practitioners. The themes offered link closely with the pre-registration undergraduate programme offered at the University as well as being developed in conjunction with local clinical need to address the growing number of health care professionals looking to be educated at Masters level, namely those wishing to work in clinical leadership or extended roles in clinical practice. The programme also provides a platform for students to move into the field of research, with a number of past students completing PhDs.


Visit the Advanced Practice in Health Care (MedSci) (MSc) page on the University of Glasgow website for more details!

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