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About this courseBuild on your existing professional skills and knowledge to become an advanced nurse practitioner on this University of Southampton master’s degree. This Level 7 training course will qualify you to independently assess, diagnose, treat and manage the care of people with complex clinical problems.You’ll study within the School of Health Sciences: ranked 5th in the world and 2nd in the UK for nursing and midwifery (QS World Rankings by Subject 2020/21).This MSc Advanced Clinical
About this course
Build on your existing professional skills and knowledge to become an advanced nurse practitioner on this University of Southampton master’s degree. This Level 7 training course will qualify you to independently assess, diagnose, treat and manage the care of people with complex clinical problems.
You’ll study within the School of Health Sciences: ranked 5th in the world and 2nd in the UK for nursing and midwifery (QS World Rankings by Subject 2020/21).
This MSc Advanced Clinical Practice: Advanced Nurse Practitioner course is for experienced nurses currently working as registered practitioners within a UK healthcare setting.
You’ll develop the expertise to become a confident decision-maker able to work independently in your clinical setting.
Led by our expert academics you’ll:
examine role development in relation to advanced nursing practice
learn how to apply evidence to your field of practice and clinical specialism
use advanced communication and clinical decision-making skills in your work
develop new or enhanced clinical skills around client health assessment, diagnostic reasoning and pharmacology
show your clinical competence through simulated and practice-based clinical assessment
You’ll also have the chance to obtain the V300 non-medical prescribing qualification, if you have at least 3 years’ relevant post-registration clinical experience.
The course is built around the 4 pillars of advanced practice:
advanced clinical practice
With this qualification you’ll have the expertise to work in the interface between nursing and medicine, in roles such as:
The University of Southampton has a long history of tradition, prestige and success, having just celebrated 100 years of its Highfield Campus.
A founding member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, the University is ranked in the Top 20 UK universities in the Complete University Guide, 2020 and is also a three-times winner of the Queen's Anniversary Prize.
The University is spread across five campuses in Southampton, one in Winchester and an engineering campus in Malaysia. Each campus has its own community and personality, world-leading facilities and specialisms.
Students have the choice of 200 taught courses and 90 research courses to study at postgraduate level, which ranges from business to science, and engineering to art.
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