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About

Available to those who have already completed our PgDip in Neonatal Medicine, this programme provides a highly marketable academic qualification for healthcare professionals involved in the care of neonates and very young children.

Overview

The MSc in Neonatal Medicine is open to medical doctors, nurse practitioners and other health professionals involved in neonatal healthcare.  Entry to the dissertation stage for the MSc award requires completion of the Cardiff University Postgraduate Diploma in Neonatal Medicine. 

This part-time distance learning course focuses on the study of clinical problems and therapeutic approaches specific to neonatal healthcare.   The physiological and anatomical changes that occur during gestation and after birth influence clinical presentation and effective treatment strategies for sick and premature infants.  Understanding the scientific basis for neonatal healthcare is vital to clinical decision making and managing the ethical and communication challenges faced by clinical teams every day.

The course aims to  prepare clinicians to identify, critically appraise, plan and implement  more effective treatments based on a sound knowledge of relevant research evidence, clinical practice, anatomy and pathophysiology.

Programme Structure

For programme structure please visit our website.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There is no set application deadline but we allocate places on a first-come, first-served basis, so we recommend that you apply as early as possible.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

For general entry requirements please visit our website:

https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/taught/courses/course/neonatal-medicine-msc-part-time

Tuition Fee

For tuition fees and funding for this course, please visit our website.

Funding

If you’re a home-fee paying student, you can apply for a £3,000 Master’s Excellence Scholarship from Cardiff University to help cover the cost of this programme.

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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