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About

Aimed at those already working as health and social care professionals who want to enhance their practice, this Advanced Practice course from Bournemouth University is delivered on a part-time and CPD basis in recognition of the highly flexible requirements of practitioners.

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Overview

Why study MA Advanced Practice at BU?

  • We’ve designed this course so you can study individual units, allowing you to steadily work towards a postgraduate qualification, flexibly and at your own pace.  
  • Choose from a large variety of units to complete this qualification, mixing and matching the units best suited to your development.  
  • You can sign up to one unit at a time, and there are various entry and exit points. You have 5 years to achieve all the units for a Master’s degree. 
  • This course allows you to show your ability to critically evaluate your practice and make evidence-based judgements.  
  • Integrate new and existing skills in a work setting while maintaining and developing high quality health and social care in your current workplace.  

Careers

This Advanced Practice course from Bournemouth University provides an opportunity for those in a position of advanced practice or aspiring to be in such a position to top-up their qualifications. The chance to further develop your critical thinking skills and undertake independent study based on the development of your role or service is intended to help you feel confident in leadership roles in the healthcare profession.

Programme Structure

  • We’ve designed this course to enable busy health and social care practitioners to be able to study individual units allowing you to steadily work towards a postgraduate qualification, flexibly and at your own pace. 
  • You can complete a full MA in Advanced Practice by completing an independent study in service improvement to consolidate your learning while focusing on an aspect of your professional practice and/or service you lead. This includes two units: Preparing for your Service improvement project and Service improvement project

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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More details

There is no formal deadline to apply for taught postgraduate courses with us, but we recommend that you submit your application as soon as possible.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

A Bachelor’s Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject. Applicants should be engaging in practice for a minimum of 20 hours per week.

Tuition Fee

  • Units are priced individually so please check each unit for details. 

  • You can find full information about the deposits required and how to pay your fees in our postgraduate fees and funding section.

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Living costs for Bournemouth

700 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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