School of Nursing & Midwifery
We offer a broad range of programmes across many clinical specialties. Our ultimate aim is to improve patient care and enhance your career.
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Why study with us?
We offer a suite of full-time and part-time Postgraduate programmes in clinical specialties and management disciplines.
These are aimed at ensuring safe and effective nursing and midwifery practice.
This Postgraduate programme focuses on the principles of infection prevention and control, examining relevant national guidelines, management systems and technologies.
This course provides both the theoretical knowledge and the practical skills necessary to deliver evidence-based, quality care to older patients, in acute residential or rehab settings.
This Postgraduate programme instructs learners on best practice in caring for patients with respiratory conditions and examines approaches to promoting respiratory health.
This one-year, part-time bridging studies programme is primarily aimed at nurses and midwives following a management career pathway and wish to work in managerial roles.
This programme assists students in taking a leading role in advancing and developing orthopaedic nursing and effecting policy change, professional practice and health service provision.
Hear from our students
"The tutors are always so supportive and available to you. What I enjoyed the most was having such a diverse range of speakers delivering lectures and having access to the simulation lab for some hands-on workshops which were really beneficial."
"The course has allowed me to consolidate my education to progress to a registered ANP and provide autonomous care and improve services for heart failure patients locally. All tutors were informative and up-to-date with the latest research ... "
"The programme has increased my confidence, knowledge, and necessary skills to succeed in my future nursing plans and it has made me more aware of the areas I need to improve ... the lecturer support during this year was invaluable ..."
"The curriculum was exceptionally well designed and presented by a variety of professionals with backgrounds in both academia and the medical field. Theory, actual case studies, and recent advancements in the field were all incorporated ..."
"I have gained the critical thinking, leadership and research skills needed to fulfil my role and to implement evidence into clinical practice. The lecturers go above and beyond to offer support, provide guidance and encouragement ..."
Teaching and education
Our aim as educators is to enable you to have a genuine impact on your work. We also want to help you handle the leadership and professional issues you encounter each day.More
We are international leaders in research. Our research covers, among others, critical care nursing, neonatal nursing, nursing management, and wound care and tissue viability.Read more
Our staff are focused on your needs as a learner and researcher. In this regard, we pride ourselves on the level of student support and guidance we offer.