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The University of Bradford and Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust have partnered to establish an off-site nursing school and degree programme at Dewsbury and District Hospital. The school aims to boost nursing recruitment for the Trust and widen degree course participation in the local area by offering our existing pre-registration BSc (Hons) Nursing programme in Adult Nursing. Clinical practice experience makes up 50% of time on this three year programme. You will gain a variety of experience within the Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust. There may also be an opportunity for you to practice abroad. Fundamental knowledge and skills will be learnt and practiced first, before you develop specific in-depth knowledge and skills to meet complex health needs of people. Professional accreditation This course is approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as the statutory body and regulator of nursing and midwifery healthcare professions. We now accept NVQ Level 3 in a healthcare related discipline - you must be currently working as a healthcare assistant with 2 years’ work experience.
Year 1 Concepts of Health and Wellbeing (core); Foundations of Nursing Practice (core); Practice Placement 1(core); Practice Placement 2 (core); Practice Placement 3 (core); Principles of Nursing (core) Year 2 Acute Care (core); Improving Public Health (core); Long Term Conditions (core); Practice Placement 4 (core); Practice Placement 5 (core); Practice Placement 6 (core) Year 3 Complex Care (core); Practice Placement 7 (core); Practice Placement 8 (core); Transition to Professional Practice (core)
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Dewsbury and District Hospital|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points||112 UCAS tariff points to include at least two full A Levels (or equivalent), plus GCSE English Language and Mathematics at grade C/4 (or equivalent qualification).|
|A level||BBC||Plus GCSE English Language and Mathematics at grade C/4 (or equivalent qualification).|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM||No subject specific requirements. Plus GCSE English Language and Mathematics at grade C/4 (or equivalent qualification).|
|Access to HE Diploma||An Access to Higher Education Diploma in Health Professions, Science or Social Science. Those studying on Access Programmes will be asked to obtain a minimum of 112 UCAS points. GCSE grade C or 4 or above in English Language and Maths (or equivalent).|
|Scottish Higher||As UCAS Tariff to include Grade C in English and Mathematics|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||112 UCAS tariff points to include at least 80 points from 2 Higher Level subjects. Plus Higher Level 3 or Standard Level 4 in Maths, English Language and Literature A or English B.|
As part of the selection process, we interview short-listed candidates prior to making offers. All places are offered subject to satisfactory occupational health screening and a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Additional entry requirements: The University welcomes applications from students with a wide range of qualifications from the UK and overseas, including combinations of qualifications. To check whether your qualifications meet the entry requirements for this course, please contact the University. If you are an international student and you do not meet the entry requirements for direct entry onto this course you may be interested in our International Certificate of Foundation Studies. English language requirements: Minimum of IELTS 7.0 or equivalent (no sub-test lower than 7.0).
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|