Advanced Practice In Diabetes Nursing - MSc - Distance Learning

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For a qualified nurse currently working in diabetes nursing, this course provides the opportunity to take the next step to an advanced career role. You'll gain an in-depth understanding of the theoretical knowledge and practical skills you need to practice at an advanced level, as well as the ability to critically appraise relevant health and social policy.

Similar to our MSc Advanced Practice course, this route allows you to apply advanced practice to the specialisation of diabetes nursing. For a qualified nurse currently working in diabetes nursing, this course provides the opportunity to take the next step to an advanced career role. You'll gain an in-depth understanding of the theoretica…

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For a qualified nurse currently working in diabetes nursing, this course provides the opportunity to take the next step to an advanced career role. You'll gain an in-depth understanding of the theoretical knowledge and practical skills you need to practice at an advanced level, as well as the ability to critically appraise relevant health and social policy.

Similar to our MSc Advanced Practice course, this route allows you to apply advanced practice to the specialisation of diabetes nursing. For a qualified nurse currently working in diabetes nursing, this course provides the opportunity to take the next step to an advanced career role. You'll gain an in-depth understanding of the theoretical knowledge and practical skills you need to practice at an advanced level, as well as the ability to critically appraise relevant health and social policy. You'll also acquire the knowledge and skills you need to address ethical and professional issues, as well as developing a critical and evaluative approach to current research relating to the aetiology, altered physiology, clinical features, and acute and chronic complications of diabetes mellitus. As a graduate, you'll enjoy increased employment opportunities in the nursing profession. You'll develop a combination of theoretical and practical skills in this course, including critical thinking when considering the issues associated with practice, knowledge and application of research methods and their application, and efficient approaches to time management, prioritisation and workload planning. You will also learn to recognise and manage the personal stresses of the profession, and become proficient in the use of the latest technologies in the practice of your role. View Full Screen

What's involved Based over three years, the course is conducted as a blended learning process, involving a combination of lectures, tutorials, online study, workshops and independent study. Year 1 Pharmacology and Nutrition in Diabetes Management, Pathophysiology and Epidemiology in Diabetes, Exploring Professional Roles in Practice Year 2 Research Methods, two Optional modules Year 3 Dissertation

Requirements at a glance Entry to the course To apply, you must be a practising health or social care practitioner with a BSc (Hons) or equivalent professional experience.Fees Table Fees 2012/132013/14 Home/EU£570£570per 20cr PC/PDHome/EU£350£35060cr DissertationOverseas£1,550£1,614per 20cr PC/PDOverseas£1,050£1,08060cr Dissertation Fees displayed are correct at the time of publication but the University Court reserves the right to make changes in fees at any time, and without notice, before or after the student's admission to the University. Tuition fees are reviewed annually and will rise each year during your programme of study, at least in line with inflation.

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