Neonatal Intensive Care
Division of Nursing and Midwifery, Health Sciences School,
Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health
If you’re working within neonatal intensive care, this course gives you the opportunity to advance clinically and professionally.
You’ll focus on the specialist knowledge and skills necessary for managing, promoting and delivering safe evidence-based care that addresses the physiological, psychological and cultural needs of neonates and their families.
Clinical experts in neonatology and other related fields contribute to the course, reflecting the multidisciplinary nature of real practice.
- Stabilisation and Management of the Special Care Baby
- Care of the Critically Ill Neonate
- Specialist Neonatal Practice
You’ll learn through lectures, blended learning, independent study and small-group work. Sessions are run by either clinical experts or our experienced lecturers.
Assessment includes online and practical exams, written assignments, a poster presentation and Observed Structured Clinical Assessment (OSCE).
1-2 years part-time
We’re looking for practitioners working within the context of neonatal intensive care in the UK who already have a nursing degree.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
If you already work with NHS patients in NHS Yorkshire and the Humber or in the East Midlands, funding may be available. Contact us for more information.
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It's a quick and easy process.
+44 114 222 2030
The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.