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  • Study Type

    Part time available

  • Subject Areas

    Nursing & Health

  • Start Date


  • Course Duration

    MSc - Part-time: 1 year. PG Dip - Full-time: 1 year; Part-time: 2 years

  • Course Type

    MSc, PgDip

  • Course Fees


  • Last Updated

    07 July 2017

Course content

Do you want to show commitment to your career in Public Health Nursing? As a qualified Health Visitor or School Nurse you are already making a positive impact on the lives of children and nurturing their development. This course is for nurses motivated to achieve their master’s qualification and understand how research can improve nursing practice.

Visit the website: http://bucks.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/health-and-social-sciences/pt/specialist-community-public-health-nursing-pt-1718

Is this course for me?

Are you ready to take the next steps in your nursing career? Do you want to increase your expertise? As a nurse you should always strive to develop your skills so you can consistently deliver high quality care. By the end of this course you will have extra skills to support your existing qualifications and experience.

As a qualified School Nurse or Health Visitor your additional training will expand your knowledge, allow you to make decisions more effectively and build upon your existing skills. This course will also improve your research skills and show you how your findings can shape future study and influence practice.

The NHS and the workforce is continually changing to meet patient needs. Achieving a master's degree will add to your CV and demonstrate your motivation, problem solving and evaluation skills. Your career prospects will be boosted and you'll impress employers with your commitment to your career in public health nursing

You can also undertake a Postgraduate Diploma in this subject: http://bucks.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/MC2SCP1/

What will this course cover?

This course develops your leadership and management skills. You will also be challenged to evaluate and analyse at an advanced level that is relevant to
your career either in School Nursing or Health Visiting.

We will give you the support you need to complete your dissertation while you work in the field. The course will cover the whole research process from ethics approval to writing your final report. By the end of the course you will have investigated a topic important to your workplace.


At the beginning of the course you will be allocated to a member of the teaching team with expertise in your area of study. You will also be invited to attend research seminars to help broaden your knowledge and understanding.

How to apply

Apply here: http://bucks.ac.uk/applynow/


There are a range of funding opportunities for postgraduate students which include sponsorship, bursaries, scholarships and loans: http://bucks.ac.uk/fees_funding/postgraduate-masters-scholarships/

Visit the MSc / PG Dip Specialist Community Public Health Nursing page on the Buckinghamshire New University website for more details!





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