General Practice Advanced Nurse Practitioner MMedSci

This programme has been developed to meet the changing skill-mix required in the primary care workforce. It's informed by recent work to clarify professional career pathway stages and competencies for advanced practice in primary care.

You'll cover core competencies relating to advanced practice including:

  • Direct clinical competence as a generalist
  • Leadership and collaborative practice
  • Improving quality and developing practice
  • Developing self and others

The course aims to develop expert generalists who are able to provide accessible, first contact preventive care, and diagnosis and management of acute and long-term conditions. It produces practitioners who are able to work well within a skill-mix team to develop a responsive and effective person-centred primary care. It also facilitates the development of a portfolio of competencies across clinical areas.

MMedSci Award
Part-time Study Mode
2 years Duration

Entry Requirements For This Course

You will need to be a registered nurse with experience of working in a primary care setting and have a minimum 2:2 degree in an appropriate subject.

University of Sheffield in Pictures

Upcoming Open Days at University of Sheffield

24
FEB

Postgraduate Taught Open Day - Online

24 Feb 2021, 09:00 AM - 24 Feb 2021, 17:00 PM Online
Visit Website
What can you expect on a postgraduate online open evening for taught courses? You'll get the chance to discover more about our world-class university. You'll be able to find out about: Postgraduate courses Staff and students will be on hand to answer your questions. Learn more about the courses available in your subject area. Application advice Online talks led by experts from our admissions team take you through the application process. Funding opportunities Colleagues from our finance team to guide you through a range of funding opportunities. A student's perspective Current students share what makes Sheffield special. After postgraduate study Colleagues from our Careers Service to explain the benefits of postgraduate study and where it may take you. World-class facilities Learn about outstanding facilities, study spaces and support at Sheffield.

Latest Updates from University of Sheffield

Location of University of Sheffield