MSc Person-Centred Practice (Community Care)

Provided by East Asia Institute of Management (EASB)

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Awarded by Queen Margaret University


Course introduction

Introduction


To enable practitioners working in a variety of contexts to develop deep and critical understandings of different sources of knowledge and of research evidence that contribute to the health and well-being of persons, groups and populations, in a way that is consistent with the values of person-centredness.
To influence and enable the transformative processes of personal and professional
development through engagement, facilitation and evaluation of community care.
 

Programme Objective
On completion of the degree programme, the graduate will be able to:
  • Reflect critically, evaluate practice using sound evidence base approach.
  • Develop and implement clinical assessment skills and problem solving approaches to integrate patient centred care.
  • Select and analyse theories and concepts which underpin practice.
  • Develop leadership skills that will enable them to manage nursing practice in a changing healthcare environment.
  • Function effectively in partnership with others and respond constructively to changing patterns in healthcare.
  • Demonstrate critical self-awareness and identify their personal and professional development needs



Area of Studies


Modules 
  • 1. Theory and Practice of Person-centred Health and Social Care
    • 2. Leading Professional Practice
      • 3. Making Judgments and Decisions in Practice
        • 4. Developing Professional Practice
          • 5. Supporting the Patient and Family in Palliative Care: A Team Approach
            • 6. Developing Advanced Communication Skills in Palliative Care
              • 7. Dissertation Project



              Entry Requirements


              Candidates must have a first degree in Nursing and 2 year post-registration nursing experience.
              Candidates must be a registered healthcare professionals in Singapore.
              Proficiency in English Language: 
              English Language Proficiency of Minimum IELTS 6.5 or EASB ETEDP 6.5.

              Application Procedure
              You may apply to EASB either by visiting EASB Balestier Campus
              or
              mail your application to East Asia Institute of Managment,  9 Ah Hood Road, Singapore 329975
              ourse Fee
                Singaporean / PR
                Part-Time  
                Tuition Fees
              S$ 18,800
                Examination Fees
              S$ 1,600
                Application and Enrolment
              S$ 150
                Administrative Fee
              S$ 500
                Study Material
              S$ 600
                TOTAL
              S$ 21,650
                   
                Medical Insurance Waived
                FPS Insurance or Escrow Bank Charge Waived
                Other miscelleneous fees may apply ( Please click here  for more information)
               
                Application and Enrolment Fee is non-refundable.
                All prices are subject to prevailing Goods & Services Tax (GST) of 7%.
                All prices are effective for intakes from August 2014.
                Start of class is subjected to minimum class size achieved.



              Duration & Intake


              Programme Duration


              Mode & Duration
              Full-time 18 months
              Intakes
              Apr/Jul/Oct
              Average Teacher-Student Ratio
              1:30
              ASSESSMENT
              Comprises of examination, presentations and assignme



              Fees & Funding


              Course Fee
                Singaporean / PR
                Part-Time  
                Tuition Fees
              S$ 18,800
                Examination Fees
              S$ 1,600
                Application and Enrolment
              S$ 150
                Administrative Fee
              S$ 500
                Study Material
              S$ 600
                TOTAL
              S$ 21,650
                   
                Medical Insurance Waived
                FPS Insurance or Escrow Bank Charge Waived
                Other miscelleneous fees may apply ( Please click here  for more information)
               
                Application and Enrolment Fee is non-refundable.
                All prices are subject to prevailing Goods & Services Tax (GST) of 7%.
                All prices are effective for intakes from August 2014.
                Start of class is subjected to minimum class size achieved.

               

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