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Master's students in Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work at The University of Manchester

Master's courses (MSc/MA/PGDip/PGCert)

We are a recognised international leader in education for nurses, midwives, allied health professionals and social work and provide a range of high quality pre- and post-registration courses.

Advanced Practice Interventions in Mental Health (APIMH) (MSc)

Our MSc in Advanced Practice Interventions in Mental Health (APIMH) is a part-time multidisciplinary practice-focused course designed to equip you with the advanced knowledge and skills necessary to offer high quality support and evidence-based interventions in dementia, psychosis and primary care settings.

There are three pathways to choose from:

Advanced Leadership for Professional Practice (MSc)

Our MSc in Advanced Leadership for Professional Practice offers those from nursing, midwifery, social work and allied health professional backgrounds an opportunity to engage in postgraduate education to deepen and enhance their practice in a range of different health and social care settings.

There are three pathways to choose from:

Clinical research

Our MClin Res in Clinical Research is ideal for health professionals from a range of backgrounds who wish to enhance their skills and knowledge in clinically focused research. It provides a good grounding for a career in research, or careers where research is a core component.

Health and social care

Our MA in Social Work is a two-year full-time postgraduate master's course leading to a professional social work qualification and eligibility to register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Our research-based master's course in Health and Social Care will equip you with in-depth knowledge and skills in a range of theoretical underpinnings and research methods relevant to applied research in various contemporary health and social care contexts.

Specialist and advanced clinical practice

Our MSc in Specialist Practice (Cancer) is a partnership between The University of Manchester and The Christie School of Oncology aimed at nurses and other healthcare professionals. The course consists of a suite of taught generic professional skills and advanced clinical practice units that can be undertaken individually as CPD or as part of a postgraduate qualification.

The tailored course units on our MSc in Advanced Clinical Practice (Paediatrics) have been developed to help you progress your career in this field as an advanced clinical practitioner.

Teaching and learning

Our PGCert in Teaching and Learning in Biology, Medicine and Health will help you to develop the teaching and assessment skills you need to help train future generations of healthcare workers. 

Continuing professional development (CPD)

We also offer a range of standalone course units within our postgraduate continuing professional development programme.

"What I've learned and the skills and experience I've gained will greatly influence my work with people with dementia."

Alison Holden / APIMH (Dementia Care) MSc student