Course structure

Induction Day: 19 September 2018

Start Date:  25 September 2018

Students have three exit awards within this programme:

Post Graduate Certificate - 60 credits - Year 1

To achieve this award, students need to complete:

Unit 1 - SNM647 - Biosciences in Neonatal Practice - 15 credits

Unit 2 - SNM648 - Neonatal Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning - 15 credits

Unit 3 - SNM649 - Advanced Neonatal Nursing: Contemporary Clinical Practice - 30 credits

Importantly, all students must complete Unit 1 before progressing to Unit 2

Progression to Year 2

Complete and return the fees and funding form for the SNM660 and SNM663 with funding approval

Complete and return the Non-Medical Prescribing fees and funding form with funding approval

Post Graduate Diploma - 120 credits - Year 2

Includes 60 credits from Post Graduate Certificate plus

SNM624 - Non-Medical Prescribing - 30 credits

SNM660 - Evidence Based Practice - (online) - 15 credits

SNM663 - Research Methods (online) - 15 credits

Progression to Year 3

Complete and return the fees and funding form for the SNM637 with funding approval

MMedSci Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner - 180 credits - Year 3

To achieve the MMedSci Advanced Neonatal Practice students must complete SNM637 - Critical Development of Clinical Practice - 60 credits

Students can take up to 5 years to complete the full award but each part of the course must be completed before moving onto the next section.