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Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting)

University of Wolverhampton

Postgraduate Diploma On Campus
12 months
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About

This Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting) course at University of Wolverhampton aims to develop you as a Specialist Community Public Health Nursing practitioner, fit for practice in a designated field of primary care. 

Overview

At this Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting) course at University of Wolverhampton you will be equipped with the skills to evaluate, enhance and develop your public health practice and create and develop leadership skills within the context of Public Health Nursing Practice.

You will be taught how to adopt reflective practice and lifelong learning that allows you to develop your intellectual skills and promote personal and professional development. You will learn about Codes of Professional Conduct to protect human rights and equality in the delivery of health care.

You will need to have secured employment with an NHS Trust as a student health visitor in order to gain a place on this course.

Career opportunities

You will by the end of the course be able to apply to the third part of the NMC register to practice as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse / Health Visitor.

Further career opportunities are available in specialist clinical roles; Education and Management.

Accreditation

 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Perspectives of Public Health in Specialist Practice 
  • Critical Perspectives of child development 
  • Research and Inquiry in Specialist Practice
  • Critical perspectives of safeguarding children, young people and families 
  • Critical perspectives of leadership, management and innovation in specialist practice 
  • Specialist Community Public Health Nursing -School Nursing and Health Visiting 

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Direct applications can be made any time prior to the course start date but we will need sufficient time to process it.

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  •  If you require the specialist practice qualification, you must be registered on the appropriate part of the NMC Register and ideally have a minimum of 2 years post-registration experience.
  • You must already have a health related degree and have access to a practice placement in the community in your chosen pathway.

Tuition Fee

Funding

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Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting)
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