MSc Person-Centred Practice (Nursing Education)

Provided by East Asia Institute of Management (EASB)


Awarded by Queen Margaret University , Edinburgh

Course introduction


The MSc Person-Centred Practice is a postgraduate programme which focuses on person-centredness in the contemporary practice of integrated health and social care.  The Person-Centred Practice (PCP) Framework offers practitioners to develop their studies and to enhance their expertise of person-centred practice through a programme designed to meet their needs and those of the community.

This programme develops nursing professionals for the multi-professional and multi-faceted health and social care environment.  The programme offers students a chance to personalise their learning to meet their situation.  They can choose to specialise in one of the three disciplines:  MSc PCP (Nursing Education); MSc PCP (Nursing Management) and MSc PCP (Community Care).

The MSc PCP (Nursing Education) programme develops in practitioners a deep and critical understanding of different sources of knowledge and of research evidences that contribute to the health and well-being of persons, group and populations.  This programme is suitable to the practitioners who aspire to contribute in educating future nursing professionals.

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

1. Theory and Practice of Person-centred Health and Social Care
2. Leading Professional Practice
3. Making Judgements and Decisions in Practice
4. Developing Professional Practice
5. Education in Action A
6. Education in Action B
7. Dissertation Project

Area of Studies


Entry Requirements

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

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

Intake dates :

November - 3 February
March - 11 May
June -3 August
September -26 October 

18 months

Fees & Funding

Local Part Time: $22,650