Round table conversation amongst healthcare workers

Advanced Clinical Practice

Surgery and medicine

Why study Advanced Clinical Practice at RCSI Dublin?

RCSI’s two-year part time MSc in Advanced Clinical Practice is a career advancing, internationally recognised and research-based degree. Our flexible programme, which is open to non-consultant health doctors in Ireland, offers candidates a wide range of opportunities such as:

  • Developing your key skills and critical understanding of modern day clinical practice in order to progress into new roles within you specialty.
  • Championing key advanced practice competencies to the benefit of modern day patient care which include evidence-based research, leadership, education, and clinical practice.
  • Elevating your knowledge and expertise of advanced practice through carefully selected modules which will provide you with a structured clinical teaching and training experience.
  • Becoming a well-rounded advanced clinical practitioner within your field in order to enhance your medical CV.

Optimal clinical performance requires awareness and full understanding of the wider context in which modern medicine is practiced. Our MSc includes clinically relevant topics such as healthcare management, Lean QI and medical technology and innovation. An increased understanding of these areas will optimise the care you give to your patients.

Course overview