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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Plymouth University

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

MSc Clinical Sciences

This programme provides you with the opportunity to investigate an area of clinical and professional interest, whilst contributing to service development and improvement with the ultimate aim of enhancing patient care.

The programme is structured as two modules, the first (Project Development) preparing you in the development of a project proposal and the second (Clinical Specialism Project) carrying out the chosen project in your area of clinical specialism. You will be supported by experienced clinical and academic supervisors in developing transferable skills within the clinical environment for lifelong learning in a clinical.

Key features

  • You will work with experienced academic and clinical supervisors providing high quality academic support and regular formative feedback via a dedicated online platform.
  • Explore the changing nature of modern healthcare and the requirement for continued evaluation and improvement of current clinical practice in your chosen specialism.
  • Undertake a Clinical Specialism Project in your workplace with extensive support of an academic supervisor and clinical supervisor.
  • Build on the evidence based practice knowledge and skills developed earlier in your studies.
  • Develop critical evaluation and synthesis skills in relation to your particular clinical specialism.
  • Access an extensive range of tailored online resources through our web-based ‘Moodle’ Digital Learning Environment (DLE).
  • Complete the programme with a named pathway that reflects your area of clinical specialism.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 6,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Plymouth

  • University League Table

    71st

  • Campus address

    Plymouth University, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, England

The university has a thriving international community, with over 2,500 students from more than 100 countries, and 80 partnerships in over 30 countries.
A dedicated international student advice team provides specialist support to international students, helping them settle into UK life.
The university is renowned for world-leading research, especially in the fields of marine and maritime, health technologies and sustainability.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    28th out of 35 8

  • Entry standards

    / Max 239
    174 72%

    26th

    7
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    99 99%

    21st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.34 87%

    5th

    3

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