Professional & Clinical Practice - Advanced

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Professional & Clinical Practice - Advanced
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 104822 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 2 years full-time.

Teaching Times
Teaching is across a combination of morning, evening and afternoon classes with some modules being taught entirely online.
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Entry Requirements

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Applicants must have a professional qualification in Nursing or Midwifery. They shall normally hold a relevant 2.2 Honours degree or above, or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University.

Applicants wit...

Course Content

This taught Masters programme nurtures talented and innovative professional practitioners, placing practice at the forefront. The course is delivered through the five specialist pathways long associated with the School of Nursing & Midwifer...

Subjects Taught

Specialist Pathways:
We recognise that students at this level are interested in career advancement. Therefore, we have
developed a wide range of modules; students can choose six modules from these, some of which are specialist module...

Assessment Method Students must successfully complete six modules including one compulsory research module and a dissertation. The pass mark for all taught modules and the dissertation is 50 per cent. Each module is assessed by coursework (some modules have a written examination). All students must also successfully complete a clinical placement.
Number of Credits

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This Masters programme offers an opportunity for students to develop skills of analytical thinking within a clinical context. Alongside this, the programme facilitates the student's continued professional development. ...

Further Enquiries Dr Kevin Gormley 
Senior Lecturer (Education)
School of Nursing & Midwifery
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