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Nursing (Public Health)

Sheffield Hallam University

M.Sc. Online
24 months
Duration
4120 GBP/year
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About

This Nursing (Public Health) programme from Sheffield Hallam University helps you gain sought-after postgraduate credentials as a public health nurse on this NMC-approved course.

Overview

Course summary

  • Build upon your qualifications and registered nurse status, attaining further specialist credentials.
  • Become eligible for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - Health Visitor or School Nurse
  • Embark upon a rewarding career as a health visitor or school nurse.
  • Gain rounded experience with 50% practice and 50% theory.
  • Develop a pragmatic public health philosophy and an evidence-based skill set.

This Nursing (Public Health) programme from Sheffield Hallam University is open to applicants who hold a Post Graduate Diploma in Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting and School Nursing). You'll gain the skills and experience you need for full-time practice, and meet the Nursing and Midwifery Council's standards for such training. NHS sponsorship is required for full NMC recognition.

Accreditation

This course is approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). Graduates are eligible to apply to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - Health Visitor or School Nurse. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

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.
100
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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

To complete the postgraduate diploma you need

  • a nursing related degree (120 level six credits)
  • current registration on part one (nursing) or part two (midwifery) of the Nursing and Midwifery Council-s (NMC) register and have an active NMC PIN number
  • Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as Criminal Records Bureau) check
  • self-declaration of good health and character as required by the NMC
  • ability to demonstrate the potential to practise at specialist level on completion of the course

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    4120 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8240 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

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Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Nursing (Public Health)
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Sheffield Hallam University

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