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Advanced Leadership for Professional Practice (Social Work)

12 months
Duration
20500 GBP/year
9500 GBP/year
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About

The MSc in Advanced Leadership for Professional Practice (Social Work) course from The University of Manchester gives registered nurses the knowledge and skills they need to enhance their practice and prepare for leadership roles.

Overview

The Advanced Leadership for Professional Practice (Social Work) course from The University of Manchester  is aimed at social workers registered with a relevant professional, statutory or equivalent regulatory body. You will study content that reflects professional, UK-wide government and international benchmarks for advanced level practice in health and social care, enhancing your suitability for revalidation.This includes contemporary knowledge and skills in clinical and direct care practice, leadership and collaborative practice, improving quality and developing practice, and developing self and others.

You will learn how to develop efficient and ethical ways of working that offer a better quality of life and care by placing service users and carers at the centre of decision-making and service redesign.

Teaching and learning

We use a range of teaching and learning methods, including face-to-face, blended and online learning.

The course focuses on an active learning approach and is designed to prompt the discovery, processing and application of knowledge through collaboration and cooperation.

You will draw on your own experiences - both academic and work-based - when learning. The course will promote the construction of understanding through task-related activities and reflection.

We have extensive experience and good practice in online learning, with dedicated e-learning technologists to support you and our staff in making the most of the e-learning platform.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundation in Cancer Care
  • Principles and Practice of Breast Care Nursing
  • Promoting Effective Practice in Supportive and Palliative Care
  • Independent studies
  • Pain Management
  • Physical Health Promotion and Well-being in People with Psychosis
  • Principles of Haematology Oncology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Student insurance

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  • 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

Academic entry qualification overview

  • We require a health professional qualification relevant to social work or current registration with the relevant professional, statutory or equivalent regulatory body.You must also hold a relevant honours first degree (Lower Second or above, or equivalent) from an approved higher education institution OR evidence of previous advanced study, research or professional experience that the University accepts as qualifying you for entry.
  • Part-time students whose unit(s) have practical components also need written support from their employer to attend and complete any practice requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Manchester

645 - 1197 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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