About Fees Study Entry Prospects How to apply Faculty of Health Sciences MSc in Gastroenterology Care Postgraduate - Taught MSc Open for admission in 2018/19 Start in September, June, January Full time Part time MSc 18 months 3 years How to apply About the course If you're an Advanced Nurse or a member of a related profession looking to study gastroenterology and endoscopy to progress your career as an independent practitioner, this is the programme for you. Gastroenterology and endoscopy is a growing field for nurses who wish to expand their scope of practice. This programme gives you the skills and knowledge to plan, perform and develop care to meet patient needs. It is ideal preparation to work as a practitioner in a wide variety of settings including endoscopy units, clinics, MDT, cancer care, IBD, satellite units, GP practices and in the community. We offer this program full-time for overseas students only and as a part-time course for UK students. Full-time start dates are available in January, June and September. The part-time programme starts in September. Our teaching staff Dr Clare Whitfield Elaine Skinn Lisa Jennison Come to an open day Grab a prospectus Where you'll study Blended between Hull Campus and online learning Click to view directions on Google Maps Hull Campus Get in touch Admissions +44 (0)1482 466850 International Enquiries Fees and funding Home/EU (part-time): £810 (20 credits), £2,425 (60 credits), £3,640 (90 credits) Part-time fees are charged pro-rata to the full-time fee, according to the number of credits being studied. A new system of postgraduate loans for Masters degrees in the UK are now available. They provide up to £10,609 for full-time and part-time taught and research Masters courses in all subject areas. For more information, visit our Postgraduate Loans page. International: £16,000 Graduate Studentship The University of Hull is pleased to offer graduates progressing from undergraduate to postgraduate taught study a studentship towards the cost of their tuition fees. Find out if you’re eligible by visiting the University of Hull Graduate Studentship page. International Scholarships and Bursaries For a list of all scholarships and bursaries for international students, please visit the International Scholarships and Bursaries page. We also offer an International Studentship Scheme Discount. UK and EU Scholarships and Bursaries The University offers a range of scholarships to help you with your studies. For more information, please visit the UK and EU Scholarships and Bursaries page. "The teaching staff have helped me bring together my skills and experiences and apply them to my studies and practice. Studying at Hull gave me the chance to shine.” Timothy Buescher, PhD Health Studies What you'll study You undertake a variety of modules. These include a research module and a specialist module within your area of practice, which are offered as an online programme via eBridge. The final 60 credits for the MSc are gained by completing a dissertation. You need only attend the University for the set workshops which are available to support each module, enabling students to fit their studies around work and life commitments. The modules themselves are delivered using weekly tasks addressing the advanced issues around the subject of practice. This aims promote interaction within the student group using tutor and peer feedback to encourage productive discussion and interactive learning. Related courses MSc in Advanced Practice MSc in Colonoscopy Health, Nursing and Midwifery research degrees PGCert/PGDip Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (Secondary Care) MSc in Healthcare Improvement Leadership MSc in Leadership in Health and Social Care Postgraduate Diploma in Midwifery (Short Programme) Benefit from the amazing facilities of our new £28-million Health Campus with its mock operating theatre, hospital ward and intensive care unit. Find out more Developed with our NHS partners, our programmes are constantly updated to reflect the very latest in health care thinking. Our postgraduate taught options prepare professionals to deliver safe and compassionate care underpinned by the latest research and evidence. Expert staff work with NHS clinicians to deliver programmes from 'bite-size' taster sessions to PhDs in some of the UK’s finest facilities. Entry requirements You will have a minimum of a 2:2 Honours degree or equivalent in nursing, midwifery or another relevant discipline, plus appropriate experience in a professional environment. International students If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level. This course requires academic IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here. If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses. Visit your country page to find out more about our entry requirements. Future prospects The program will enable you to become a competent, safe and motivated practitioner within the field of gastroenterology, with professional attitudes, values and perspectives. It aims to produce enthusiastic, reflective and analytical thinkers who can interpret and apply theory to their professional practice, providing high quality patient-centred care within the endoscopy setting.