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Specialist Community Public Health Nursing - Health Visiting

Postgraduate Diploma
12 months
Duration
13000 GBP/year
5950 GBP/year
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About

This Specialist Community Public Health Nursing - Health Visiting course from Leeds Beckett University provides registered nurses and midwives with the opportunity to become a specialist community public health visitor on the third part of the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC) register.

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Overview

Combining both theory-based and practice-based learning with this Specialist Community Public Health Nursing - Health Visiting course from  Leeds Beckett University , you will examine the complexities of delivering health and social care services, especially in relation to professional health visiting. You will develop the confidence and expertise to be able to take on leadership roles, influencing and implementing public health policies that will help children, young people and families improve their life chances.

Career

As a specialist community public health visitor, you will be able to work within a variety of different communities and population groups. You could help to meet the increased demand for primary care leaders and community public health coordinators working across a diverse range of healthcare settings. After qualifying, you could complete a dissertation in order to achieve a masters in health and community care.

  • Health Visitor
  • Practice Nurse

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership, Management & Enterprise
  • Building Community Capacity in Public Health
  • Understanding Social Research & Evaluation
  • Professional Development in Practice
  • Therapeutic Relationships for Healthcare Practitioners
  • Getting it Right for Children & Families, Birth to 5 years

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

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

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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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).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have NMC first level registration, at least a second class honours degree in the cognate subject of Health and be able to evidence recent professional development.
  • Applicants who do not meet this academic requirement are advised to undertake the Professional Profile Development module in order to apply for recognition of prior (experiential) learning. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5950 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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