Public Health with Professional Registration as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (Health Visiting) Postgraduate Diploma
Suitable for all health care professionals with an interest or involvement in delivering training and education, the main aims of this programme are to provide you with:
an understanding of the principles of adult learning and how they can be applied to multidisciplinary health care simulation training
an understanding of the evolution, variety and importance of human factors in healthcare practice
the knowledge and skills required to design, develop and facilitate simulation training
the debriefing skills required to aide learners subsequent reflection and development
A relevant first degree or an equivalent professional qualification is required, ideally in healthcare and allied specialties (including simulation technicians).
English language requirements
You can satisfy our English language requirements in two ways:
by holding an English language qualification to the right level
by taking and successfully completing one of our English courses for international students
English to IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum of 6.5 in each component).
This programme comprises three distinct but complementary, compulsory 20 credit modules:
Adult learning theory and its application to multidisciplinary healthcare simulation
Development and debriefing of multidisciplinary healthcare simulation scenarios
Non-technical skills for multidisciplinary healthcare simulation
We recognise that as a postgraduate student you are likely to have specific requirements when it comes to planning for your next career step. Employers expect postgraduates to have a range of skills that exceed their subject knowledge. Careers Network offers a range of events and support services that are designed for all students, including postgraduates looking to find their niche in the job market.
Here are just a few ways in which we can help postgraduates to get ahead:
Careers Networking opportunities
Effective careers strategy toolkit
Year planner for all postgraduate students
Masters Career Coaching Workshops
One to one careers guidance