MSc Community Health Studies (Specialist Practitioner District Nursing)

University of South Wales

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This part-time course is for registered nurses working in a community setting who aspire to be district nursing leaders.Currently all staff applying for band 6 and band 7 leadership positions within district nursing teams are required to have (or be working towards) an SPQ so this is an essential qualification to gain if you wish to enhance your career within community services.This SPQ course is focused on developing your leadership and influencing skills so you will develop the confidence to ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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112th / 131
CUG ranking
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91st
CUG subject ranking
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32nd

Start date and duration

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Part Time
3 years

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Source: IDP Connect, April 2021

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Details
Students must have a first level registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). They must have acquired a credit rating of 120 credits at Level 6 (Degree) or studied previously at Level 7, e.g. postgraduate diploma.

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More info: Part-time fees are per 20 credits. These courses are normally supported by Welsh Government commissioners in collaboration with NHS University health Boards..

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More info: Part-time fees are per 20 credits. These courses are normally supported by Welsh Government commissioners in collaboration with NHS University health Boards..

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More info: Part-time fees are per 20 credits. These courses are normally supported by Welsh Government commissioners in collaboration with NHS University health Boards..

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University of South Wales
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91st
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The University of South Wales offers students the opportunity to learn and develop key skills essential for employment. Courses are developed and delivered in partnerships with employers, representing the leaders of industry, the public sector and national bodies. Study is 100% focused on what employers need in the future and courses carry the relevant professional accreditation wherever possible. Students can enrol on full-time or part-time courses with some distance learning options also available. Research and teaching are focused on the global challenges that will affect every community in the future. Over 50% of USW research is recognised as world-leading or internationally significant. They aim to practically change lives for the better through their work, from green energy, to criminal justice and medical advances.

Where you'll study

University of South Wales

Glyntaff Pontypridd
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff
CF37 4BD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Treforest  0.2 miles away

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