Advancing Practice - Allied Health Professionals

Ulster University - Jordanstown


Course Name Advancing Practice - Allied Health Professionals
Course Provider Ulster University - Jordanstown
Course Code 47832 (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 Ulster University None
Postgraduate Certificate at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
Postgraduate Diploma at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Jordanstown
Qualification Letters PgCert / Pg Dip / MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Dates:September 2019 & January 2020
Application Date Application is through the University's online application system.
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The part-time MSc programme is normally six semesters completed over 2-4 academic years. However students may opt to exit with a Postgraduate Certificate (60 credit points) after 1-2 years or a Postgraduate Diploma (120 points) after 2-...

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Entry Requirements

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Applicants must:

(a)(i) Have a second class Honours degree or better in an Allied Health Profession subject from a university of the United Kingdom or the Republic of Ireland, from the Council for National Academic Awards, th...

Course Content


The School of Health Sciences aims to provide quality education for both the current and future healthcare workforce thereby improving the experience for people and their families who may now, and in the future, require help from Allied He...

Careers or Further Progression Career options

Participation in the postgraduate framework may enhance the opportunities for AHPs within the health service and beyond. The development of the programme was as a direct consequence of the need for profession-specific and interdisciplinary modules to facilitate AHPs in their career progression.

Participation in the postgraduate activity will provide the development opportunity for AHPs to progress to doctoral level activity.
Further Enquiries Course Director:​ Dr John Cathcart
T: +44 (0)28 9036 8192

Admissions contact regarding application process:
June Johnston
T: +44 (0)28 9036 6041

Attendance only:
Ms Emma McFall
T: +44 (0)28 9036 8167
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