Mental Health Nursing (Professional Practice) (top-up) at Middlesex University - UCAS

Middlesex University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Mental Health Nursing (Professional Practice) (top-up)

Course summary

Why study BSc Mental Health Nursing (Professional Practice) (top-up) at Middlesex University Designed for qualified and registered mental health nurses seeking to advance their, this 18-month course enhances clinical practice. With a focus on critical thinking, decision-making, and reflective skills, it empowers students to contribute to complex topics in mental health. Taught by industry-experienced tutors at the cutting-edge West Stand facility, learning is reinforced through practice, research, and academic theory. What will you learn? Explore holistic approaches to assessment, treatment, and care planning, advancing your skills to support individuals on their journey to recovery. Delve into clinically relevant inquiries, developing a deep understanding of mental health practices. Undertake work-based projects focusing on personal and organizational professional development. Embrace a dynamic learning environment that challenges established processes and expands your knowledge in mental health nursing. How do we support your career development? Receive career counselling guidance throughout your course journey, enhancing your prospects for specialist and leadership roles. This top-up degree opens doors to senior clinical positions, research roles, and managerial positions. Our state-of-the-art simulation wards and cutting-edge facilities provide a practical edge to your education. As you continue in your current employment, successful completion of this program may pave the way for postgraduate studies and expanded opportunities within healthcare education or research. Introducing our new Learning Framework After working with our students to gather feedback on what they love most about our courses, we’re making some changes to how we structure and teach our programmes for the start of the 2024/25 academic year. You can find more information about how this course is affected by viewing the relevant course information sheet on our Learning Framework page:


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How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Entry requirements listed are accurate at the time of publishing and vary between programmes. Please check your chosen course page for specific entry requirements. Depending on your chosen course, we also consider a combination of qualifications. The latest entry requirements can be found on the course page:

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6With a minimum of 5.5 in each component
TOEFL (iBT)72With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading
PTE Academic516.0 (with minimum 5.5 in all components

Visit our general entry requirements page, by clicking on the link below, to see how these points can be achieved from our acceptable level 3 qualifications and the combinations which are welcomed by Middlesex University, including GCSE requirements.

Entry Qualifications

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £16600 Year 1
International £16600 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

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Mental Health Nursing (Professional Practice) (top-up) at Middlesex University - UCAS