Why choose this course
If you are a registered nurse or midwife, the MSc Public Health Practice (SCPHN) (Health Visiting) at the University of Surrey will set you on the path to qualify as a health visitor, a career which will see you working with children and families, making a significant impact on their lives. We nurture your skills so you can make your own mark in this profession and the future of public health.
What you will study
Completion of our MSc Public Health Practice with SCPHN (Health Visiting) allows you to register the academic award with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
Continually updated to match the evolving nature of healthcare, this course addresses the high-level clinical skills and in-depth understanding that prospective employers want. This course’s strong emphasis on hands-on practice will help you towards a seamless transition into a professional position.Enhancing your understanding of the intricacies and challenges of modern public healthcare, this course will give you access to the pioneering research conducted at Surrey to support your studies. During the course, you’ll learn about important values of modern healthcare such as compassion, advocacy, good communication, teamwork skills and respect and understanding of patients.
- Leadership in healthcare
- Health promotion: partnership and enablement
- Professional practice in specialist community public health nursing
- Public health assessment
- Research design and methodology
- Safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults
- 48 months
- 60 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesPublic Health View 1022 other Masters in Public Health in United Kingdom
A minimum 2.2 UK honours degree, or a recognised equivalent international qualification. You must be currently registered as a healthcare professional to apply.
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Living costs for Guildford
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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