The School of Healthcare Sciences’ Advanced Practice programme offers students their choice of generic and specialist pathways, providing the opportunity to explore their specialist areas of practice and obtain a degree of relevant title within the MSc in Advanced Practice programme.
The information provided below relates to the specialist Community Health Studies pathway. This is one of the specialist pathways of the Advanced Practice MSc.
The MSc Advanced Practice (Community Health Studies) programme aims to offer a flexible and innovative educational opportunity to professionals working within community health and social care settings in order to develop and enhance practice.
• The opportunity to explore and analyse the changing needs of professional and clinical practice and develop the skills to deliver specialist areas of care • The opportunity to undertake an innovative programme that offers a range of shared learning opportunities • The opportunity to undertake a programme in which there is an emphasis on independent learning in a research-led environment, enabling students to access the latest evidence base on professional practice • The opportunity to undertake an innovative and creative programme delivered by experienced educational and clinical staff who have developed a considerable local, national and international reputation • The opportunity to learn in a school which is an accredited Joanna Briggs Centre
Cardiff University Masters Excellence Scholarships
No. of awards TBC
“This scholarship package will give high-calibre students the opportunity to study at a world-leading, research-intensive university and help ease the associated financial burdens.”Professor Colin Riordan, Vice-ChancellorWe are pleased to announce that the Taught Master's Excellence Scholarship Scheme for 2016/17 entry has been confirmed.We are committed to invest up to a total of £500,000 in this high value competitive scholarship scheme to support UK and EU students who are planning to start an eligible master's programme in September 2016.The scholarships are each worth a minimum of £3,000 and will be awarded in the form of a tuition fee discount.Scholarships will be awarded based on academic excellence.
Value of Scholarship(s)
Eligible programmes include taught full-time and part-time taught programmes leading to a master's. Not included are our distance learning programmes and taught programmes leading to a postgraduate certificate, postgraduate diploma, as well as research master's such as the MPhil and MRes.‘Home’ and ‘EU’ students only (as classified for fee paying purposes, tuition fee status is determined after submitting an application to study) who are accepted on to an eligible postgraduate taught programme leading to a master's degree, and with a firm focus on academic excellence.For applicants from countries outside the European Union, we also offer a range of highly prestigious international scholarships.
We have two deadlines after which scholarship decisions will be made:6 April and 27 July 2016.The Masters Excellence Scholarship application form can be accessed once you have submitted an application to study to an eligible postgraduate taught programme leading to a master’s degree. Please note the additional details on our website and in the guidance documents provided.