Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

University of Sheffield

Master Blended
36 months
3500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner degree offered at University of Sheffield provides you with the skills employers are looking for so you can move forward with your career.


Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner degree offered at University of Sheffield combines theory and practice, and you’ll develop skills in critical thinking, analysis and self-awareness. You’ll take part in workshops using real clinical scenarios. You’ll learn how to work across traditional boundaries and how to deal with the uncertainty that is inherent in an advanced neonatal nurse practitioner role.


You’ll develop a portfolio of learning including:

  • Skills log
  • Case study presentations
  • Professional conversations and reflective workshops
  • Objective structured clinical exam
  • Formative and summative EMSQs (multiple choice-style questions under exam conditions)
  • Report writing

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • An In-Depth Review of Biosciences and Pathophysiology as Applied to the Neonate
  • Neonatal Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning
  • Advanced Clinical Skills Acquisition
  • Complex Neonatal Nursing
  • Evidence Base for Practice
  • Leadership, Autonomy, Advocacy, Accountability and Responsibility

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum of a 2:2 in a relevant health care subject.
  • You must also have worked in a neonatal environment since achieving QIS status or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    3500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3500 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.

Overseas fee : undefined


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