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Postgraduate Programmes

Work with Northumbria University to gain postgraduate qualifications through work based learning.

We will help you work towards a PGCert, PGDip or Masters Degree qualification and provide you with the option to select from a menu of modules to suit your professional goals..

You can learn on the job, using your employers own provision, with the option to study either on or off campus.

This option is perfect for professionals who are already employed and keen to develop academically, but don't want to spend too much time away from work.

Our courses include:

PG Cert Professional Practice, PG Dip Professional Practice or MA in Professional Practice in the context of:

  • Community Care Practice
  • Healthcare Delivery
  • Health Practice
  • Leadership and Management in Health
  • Support Services Practice

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For more information about the courses above or to enrol onto Health and Social Care please contact Dr Richelle Duffy at


Healthcare Courses

With a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and distance learning Healthcare courses, whatever you want to get out of university, let us show you why you want Northumbria University, Newcastle!

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Our students learn from the best – inspirational academic staff with a genuine passion for their subject. Our courses are at the forefront of current knowledge and practice and are shaped by world-leading and internationally excellent research.

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