MSc/ PgDip/ PgCert On Campus

Person-Centred Practice

Queen Margaret University

12 months
16500 GBP/year
6000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The recently developed innovative MSc/ PgDip/ PgCert Person-Centred Practiceat the Queen Margaret University with a suite of course routes which place the values of person-centredness at their core.


Key facts

These routes offer practitioners the opportunity to build upon their experience and develop an understanding of the knowledge and evidence that positively contributes to the health and wellbeing of persons, groups and populations.

The framework enables you to study the route which best meets your professional background and future aspirations. It will appeal to a wide range of health professionals. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Registered Nurses already working in, or wishing to work in, the community can undertake a specified  group of modules that allows them to achieve a community qualification or registration recognised by the NMC in District Nursing, Health Visiting or School Nursing.

This MSc/ PgDip/ PgCert Person-Centred Practiceat the Queen Margaret University is for graduates and practitioners who wish to develop their careers in the broad field of health and social care.


Graduates have taken up advanced specialist practice and leadership roles within their specialist field of practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory and Practice of Person-Centred Health and Social Care 
  • Leading Professional Practice 
  • Making Judgements and Decisions in Practice
  • Developing Professional Practice 
  • Practice Development for Person-centred Cultures 
  • Health and Wellbeing for the Individual and the Team 
  • Independent study
  • Advancing Approaches to Patient Assessment 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates will normally be graduates with evidence of relevant recent academic study.
  • Interview:  Interviews will take place in collaboration with partner Health Boards.
  • Criminal Records Check: For students undertaking NMC approved qualifications a satisfactory criminal records check will be required.
  • Compliance with the terms of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and mental health legislation for clinical placement and employability in statutory services, for work with children and in
  • other sensitive areas of employment.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 GBP per year during 12 months.


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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Person-Centred Practice
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