At the Robert Gordon University studying the MSc the Advanced District Nursing aims to equip students with contemporary knowledge to take forward the rapidly changing primary care agenda. It will enable a critical, innovative and reflective approach to address the healthcare needs of individuals, families, carers, groups and communities.
The Advanced District Nursing programme is offered by Robert Gordon University. Students need to be sponsored or supported by an NHS Board in order to meet the requirements of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) for practice assessment.
This course is accredited by the Royal College of Nursing and the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
The programme recognises the accepted international benchmark for advanced practice and trains you to be highly experienced and educated member of care teams who can diagnose and treat healthcare needs or make a referral to an appropriate specialist.
This programme will prepare you for an advanced clinical role in a range of healthcare settings. You will develop the decision-making, research and leadership skills required to deal with complex clinical situations. The programme is designed to allow you to continue and develop your knowledge and skills within your own areas of practice, enabling you to accelerate your career progression.It also allows you to continue to develop knowledge and skills within your own areas of practice to accelerate your career progression.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Research and Evidence to Inform Practice
- Advanced Concepts Of Improving Health And Wellbeing
- Advanced Contemporary District Nursing
- Specialist Practice In District Nursing
- Clinical Leadership
- Clinical History Taking And Examination Skills For Advanced Practice
- Managing Long Term Conditions
- Leading And Advancing Specialist Practice In District Nursing
- 18 months
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesNursing View 230 other Masters in Nursing in United Kingdom
The minimum entry requirement for this programme will normally be an honours degree or its equivalent. In addition, because of the work based nature of the programme, all students must be working in clinical practice or sponsored by a Health Board and have access to a practice teacher/ practice facilitator.
International12480 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 12480 GBP per year and a duration of 18 months.
EU/EEA6900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6900 GBP per year and a duration of 18 months.
- £2,590 for year 1,2
- £1,720 for year 3
- £4,680 for year 1,2
- £3,120 for year 3
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Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.