36 months
3833 GBP/year
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Paediatric Advanced Clinical Practitioners will learn the skills, knowledge and behaviour to become clinical leaders of paediatric practice and play a pioneering role in multidisciplinary teams. We offer a master degree in Advanced Clinical Practice (Paediatrics) at University of Sheffield.  

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This course is for experienced, registered health and care practitioners delivering advanced clinical practice, who wish to learn advanced skills in the management of episodes of care for their client group. It can be studied either as a standard masters degree or via an apprenticeship route.

Key Features  

  • On successful completion of the programme, you’ll demonstrate the core advanced practice capabilities and paediatric clinical competence. 
  • The course includes a clinical leadership module, which ensures that service design, delivery and patient safety remain at the forefront of your clinical working.

Programme Structure

  • Specialist advanced clinical assessment module to include anatomy and physiology, consultation and history taking, clinical examination and advanced skills
  • Evidence based Practice to explore the nature of knowledge and evidence and develop academic skills to underpin specialist practice
  • Specialist clinical episode management which builds knowledge and competence in the clinical management of common episodes of care. 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • You will have a good (2:2 or above) bachelors degree in a related health discipline, for example nursing, physiotherapy, paramedic science, pharmacy
  • A minimum of a grade C in GCSE English Language and Maths or equivalent
  • Be a qualified UK registered healthcare professional, working in the pathway specific area for a minimum of two years
  • Hold a current relevant employment contract in the pathway specific setting for the duration of the programme for a minimum of 30 hours per week
  • Be able to provide evidence of support from a manager and a lead consultant/general practitioner 

Tuition Fee

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    3833 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3833 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

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