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Primary Care (Practice Nursing) MSc/PGDip

City, University of London

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Course options

  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    City, University of London

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Key information

Primary care is central to the health and well-being of individuals and communities, providing the majority of preventive, treatment and rehabilitation services. You will learn about the latest theory and practice influencing primary care provision and critically evaluate approaches to developing and delivering effective services.

Course overview

Benefits of this course

A mix of core and elective modules will allow you to build essential professional knowledge while also pursuing your own particular areas of interest.

Core modules will provide the foundation for your studies for your postgraduate programme (MSc/ PGDip), covering:

key concepts in practice nursing
research methods
health policy and politics
dissertation module (MSc only).

Core modules will provide the foundation for your studies for your undergraduate programme (BSc (Hons)/GDip) covering:

introduction to general practice nursing
research methods
health policy and politics
practice portfolio practice nurse.

Our wide range of elective modules will ensure that your professional development needs are fully met.

The programme is focused on clinical practice, with a strong emphasis on analysing and interpreting theory and research and applying evidence to the practice setting.

The flexible modular structure means that you can study to undergraduate, postgraduate diploma or master’s level.

Who is this course for?

If you are a registered nurse working in general practice this programme will enable you to develop your professional skills supported by the latest research and evidence-based practice.


Successful completion of your programme will equip you with additional specialist knowledge that will enhance your clinical practice and demonstrate your commitment to your profession.

You will be well placed to progress in your career, and specialise in certain clinical areas and the care and management of long-term conditions.

You will also have the research and analytical skills to introduce innovations in service provision, enabling you to make a substantial contribution within the general practice environment.

Tuition fees

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University information

City, University of London

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  • Campus address

    City, University of London, Northampton Square, City of London, EC1V 0HB, England

City is one of the most international UK universities. Students are from over 160 countries, creating a diverse, cosmopolitan university community.
City's supportive alumni network stretches across the globe. They help those thinking of moving to London and organise in-country events after graduation.
City's international student advice team give guidance on the application process, answers questions on visa and immigration issues and check visa documents.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    25th out of 72 8

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    137 69%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    96 96%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.20 84%



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