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Nursing - Mental Health and Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

The University of the West Indies

12 months
Duration
10000 USD/year
10000 USD/year
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About

Nursing - Mental Health and Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner from The University of the West Indies is designed to provide knowledge, attitudes, and skills appropriate to the demands of the expanding role of advanced nurses in the essential functional and clinical areas.

Overview

Nursing - Mental Health and Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner from The University of the West Indies is offered to BScN degree graduates who hold registration/licensure in their current jurisdiction of practice; can verify first licensure/registration if it is different from that which is currently held, and is eligible for licensure/registration in any of the countries served by the UWI. 

Careers

Master's education is essential for roles in advanced nursing practice, education, and management, and provides the foundation for doctoral education.

Programme Structure

 Courses include:

  • Advanced Nursing Practicum 
  • Pathophysiology for Advanced Nursing Practice
  • Growth & Development and Clinical Practicum
  • General Pharmacology
  • Special Pharmacology
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Research Methods Applied to Nursing
  • Nursing Research Project
  • Theoretical Framework & Advanced Nursing Practice with Practicum
  • Specialized Nursing Care of the Elderly

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a total of five (5) years post RN licensure/registration clinical practice as a registered nurse in an approved recognized agency, institution or organization where Primary, Secondary, Tertiary or Extended Health Care services are offered. Students requiring admission to Advanced Nursing Practice must have five (5) years current clinical practice. The time spent on any educational programme is not included in this five (5) year practice requirement. 
  • Hold an undergraduate degree with normally not less than second class honors OR
  • Hold a graduate degree OR
  • Hold approved technical and/or professional qualification(s) awarded by an approved body and approved by this University and currently holds a middle level position OR
  • Have in the opinion of the University, other qualification(s) and experience of special relevance to the programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 USD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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