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

  • 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
Programme Structure

Core 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

Average Teacher-Student Ratio

Comprises of examination, presentations and assignments.

Mode & Duration
Part-time 18 months

Admission 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.

Dates & Fees

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Contact Details

East Asia Institute of Management
9 Ah Hood Road
Singapore 329975

Tel: +65 6252 5500