MSc Professional Practice

MSc Professional Practice

The MSc Professional Practice degree offers a sound educational experience for UK and international health and social care practitioners. Its flexible structure and module choice enables you to create a programme that supports your professional practice and can be individually tailored.

Suitable for experienced and inexperienced practitioners, the MSc Professional Practice is underpinned by the latest research, and aims to transform your practice, and improve the quality of care. It focuses on the professional development necessary for higher level practice and leadership roles. On successful completion, you will have gained an internationally recognised qualification that is designed to prepare nurses to take up posts within nursing services globally. There are three exit points – Postgraduate Certificate (60 credits); Postgraduate Diploma (120 credits) and Masters (180 credits) level.

What you will study

The MSc Professional Practice offers a wide choice of career pathways to qualified health and social care professionals, including nurses of all fields, health visitors, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, social workers and midwives.

In consultation with the Programme Leader, you will devise an individual programme (180 credits) that meets your own needs. You will also have the flexibility to study at your own pace, finding a balance between work, education and everyday life.

Core Module

  • Research methods (40 credits)

Optional Sample Modules

  • Dissertation
  • Professional Practice Project
  • Leading...
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Debbie Botting, Course Leader


This course is taught at: Glyntaff Campus, Pontypridd


  • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Feb 2017
    • Part Time 2 - 6 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
      • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
        • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Feb 2018
          • Part Time 2 - 6 Years Start Date: Sep 2018
            • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2018