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MSc Nursing: Postgraduate Certificate in Nursing

Experience life-changing learning and benefit from enhanced career development with the MSc Nursing, designed to equip nursing professionals with postgraduate nursing skills demanded globally.

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  • Level

    Postgraduate Certificate
  • Duration

    Full-time – 1 year; Part-time – 2 years
  • Format

    Fully Online
  • Language


MSc Nursing: Postgraduate Certificate in Nursing

  • Postgraduate Certificate

  • Full-time – 1 year; Part-time – 2 years

  • Fully Online

  • Enhance your knowledge to develop your career and be an innovator in nursing

    The structure of this online course is designed to allow for flexible studying to fit around your life. You can study at your own pace and at a time which suits you, with a dedicated support team and online facilitators to help you every step of the way. This enables a wide group of UK and internationally-based nurses with demanding workplace schedules to still benefit from career development opportunities.

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    At least a 2:2 undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in nursing. Applicants should have completed a qualification leading to registration as a nurse (registration is not required).

    We will consider applicants with a Diploma in Nursing, nursing experience and evidence of continuing professional development that demonstrates an ability to study at Masters level.

    ##How can I study this course?

    This course can be studied 100% online with both full-time and part-time options.

    The full-time route takes one year to complete, or part-time two years.

    ##How much will it cost?

    This course has a UK and International fee. The Admissions Team will carry out a fee assessment where appropriate, to determine which fee is applicable.

    ###16 May 2022 UK students – £4,900<br> International students – £4,900

    ###12 September 2022 UK students – £4,900<br> International students – £4,900

    A student who successfully completes the postgraduate certificate in nursing will have achieved the following learning outcomes.

    • Demonstrate a professional approach to self-development including critical decision-making and problem-solving,

    • Apply knowledge to a critical analysis of approaches to research to support practice and development of nursing care.

    • Critically analyse the application of the evidence base to a range of national and international areas of nursing practice, and contributions of nursing to public health.

    • Analyse approaches to support leadership and service improvement within policy and professional frameworks of nursing.

    • Demonstrate critical awareness of the complex social and political nature of nursing care using an integrated approach and drawing on a range of disciplines.

    MSc Nursing: Postgraduate Certificate in Nursing

  • Postgraduate Certificate

  • Full-time – 1 year; Part-time – 2 years

  • Fully Online

  • If you’d like to know more, please answer a few questions and Coventry University will get in touch with you with more information.

    What you’ll get as a degree student

  • Learn when you want by watching videos, reading articles, doing tests, and completing assignments online

  • Join online discussions and collaborate with your peers in a virtual study group

  • Enjoy discussions with feedback from expert educators

  • Get full access to the university library, online resources and support

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    Coventry secured 5 QS Stars for Teaching and Online Learning in the QS World University Ranking 2020 and has received No. 1 in the world for Massive Open Online Courses in MoocLab’s World University Ranking 2021.