University of Wolverhampton

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: The Nursing and Midwifery Council

Specialist Community Nursing (District Nursing) (Taught)

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Course summary

The aim of this course is to develop your skills as a specialist practitioner who can combine theory and practice to improve and develop knowledge and skills in District Nursing, or General Practice Nursing. You will gain the necessary intellectual insight needed to evaluate the economic, social and political influences that affect all aspects of healthcare. Preparing you to play a proactive role within your specialist area of practice, this is a professional course and it incorporates a practice component.


There are core modules that are shared by all students and specialist modules for either the district nursing, or general practice nursing pathway.

Entry requirements

In order to access the course applicants must be registered on the appropriate part of the NMC register. Students must have a 1st degree in nursing/health related subject and have access to a practice placement within your chosen area.

Fees and funding

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Specialist Community Nursing (District Nursing) at University of Wolverhampton - UCAS