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  MSc Advancing Practice in Health (Advancing Practice in Health Framework)

Online Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh    School of Health Sciences

Full time & Part time September, January PGCert, MSc, PGDip 1 year full time, 5 years part time
Nursing & Health (27)

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Are you a health professional looking to advance your practice? Look no further than the PgCert/PgDip/MSc Advancing Practice in Health at QMU. This programme is designed for individuals working in health-related fields, public health, the community, and the voluntary sector. You have the flexibility to choose from a wide range of modules to personalize your educational journey. Whether you want to develop your skills in your current area or gain knowledge in another, this course offers the opportunity to tailor your own pathway. With online delivery and full/part-time options, you can study at your own pace. Don't miss this chance to make a difference in people's lives and enhance your career.

About the course

This online MSc/PgDip/PgCert in Advancing Practice in Health course will appeal to a range of professionals working in a health-related field*. It has been developed in response to an appreciation that career opportunities transform over time and people and individuals may wish to expand or develop on their skills and knowledge in a particular area of practice. 

The course is part of the QMU's Advancing Practice in Health Framework. It offers flexibility, both in module choice and delivery, and allows you to personalise your educational journey. Delivered online, the course offers several modes of study (full-time, part-time or workplace) in response to individual needs and today’s culture of work and learning.

*eg allied health professionals, nurses, nutritionists, other professionals such as medical practitioners, pharmacists, dentists, public health, the community and the voluntary sector).

Why QMU?

• Educationally and practice relevant postgraduate framework: Aimed at individuals working in a health-related field or public health, the community and the voluntary sector, this course will enable you to develop your knowledge and skills in your own area or gain knowledge in another area of practice.

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Entry Requirements

Honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline.

International: You will be required to provide evidence of English language competence at no less than IELTS 6.5 with no individual component score less than 6.0.

Some modules require individuals to be working in the specific area of practice and/or have access to a suitable workplace setting (paid or voluntary) along with the support of a line manager and work place mentor.

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