Postgraduate Certificate Online Blended

Practice Development

University of Cumbria

24 months
6625 GBP/year
4625 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Practice Development from University of Cumbria is the first step you need to work up to a master’s degree. 


Practice Development from University of Cumbria will give you a stimulating and engaging learning experience, equipping you with the knowledge and skills to be an innovator in your field.

We make it easier for you to reach your academic potential because flexibility and choice sit at the heart of our programme, so you can fit your studies around your busy life.

Students at Practice Development from University of Cumbria will:

  • become the best practitioner you can be a
  • have the freedom and choice to study in a way that fits with their interests and lifestyle, even module-by-module, with support right along the way.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Acute and Critical Care: Foundations for Practice
  • Critical Care: Contemporary Issues
  • Acute Care: Assessment and Management of the Acutely Ill Adult
  • Advanced Pathophysiology and Disease in Practice
  • Evidence Based Practice
  • Emergency Care: Care of Minor Illness and Trauma

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Relevant qualifications/evidence of ability: check our website for the specific entry requirements required for each course. Tell us your previous academic results and your projected grades.
  • A supportive reference, from an employer or your school or college.
  • A good personal statement.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    6625 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13250 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    4625 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Lancaster

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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.

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