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Advanced Practice MA

Bournemouth University

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • Study mode

    Part-time

  • University Ranking

    70th

    4
  • Subject Ranking

    21st

    3 (Occupational Therapy)
  • Research Quality

    A measure of the quality of the research undertaken in the university.

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    2.56

    / 4.00
  • Research Intensity

    A measure of the proportion of staff involved in high-quality research in the university.

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    0.19

    / 1.00
  • Qualification

    Master of Arts

  • Application deadline

    n/a

  • Start date

    SEP-19

Course Summary

This part-time course is for qualified health and social care professionals who have already studied to degree level and wish to expand their sphere of practice to include new elements within their professional role. They must also be engaged in practice for normally a minimum of 20 hours per week. It is designed to develop the knowledge and understanding of health and social care professionals working to, or aspiring to be, advanced practitioners. This flexible course will allow you to develop your knowledge base from the perspective of your own work, whilst sharing and learning from your colleagues across the interprofessional team. You can choose from over 60 units to undertake a degree that is tailored to your professional development. You will study units of your choice in manageable chunks and work steadily towards a Master’s degree. It presents an opportunity for you to show your ability to critically evaluate your practice and make evidence-based judgements. You’ll be able to further integrate new and existing skills in a practice setting while maintaining and developing high-quality healthcare in your current workplace.

Careers: This course provides an opportunity for those in a position of advanced practice or aspiring to be in such a position to top-up their qualifications. The chance to further develop your critical thinking skills and undertake independent study based on the development of your role or service is intended to help you feel confident in leadership roles in the healthcare profession.

Tuition Fees

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University information

University Ranking

70th

About this University

Bournemouth University courses are industry-informed and relevant: the university offers invaluable work placement opportunities to every student, as well as overseas exchanges. Combined with a beautiful coastal location and commitment to ensuring its learning and social spaces are modern and attractive, BU has something to offer everyone.

Address

Lansdowne Campus

Lansdowne

Christchurch Road

Bournemouth

BH1 3JJ

UNITED KINGDOM