BPP University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Nursing (Mental Health) [Pre-registration Nursing]

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Course summary

he BSc (Hons) programme focuses on the inclusion of service users and carers as an integral part of the delivery of the programme. This will ensure that person-centred recovery processes are addressed throughout the programme in the development of the student. The mental health field of practice modules will be further informed by critical engagement with current mental health agendas and developments. The programme is a three-year, full-time integrated and compulsory programme consisting of field of practice, generic and practice learning modules.

Course details


Introduction to Public Health & Equality in Nursing Practice Evidence & Values in Professional Nursing Practice & Patient Centered Care Introduction to Contemporary Mental Health Nursing Practice Practice Learning 1 Level 5 (Year two) Research Methods & Application in Nursing Developing Professional Nursing Practice Application of Mental Health Nursing Practice Practice Learning 2 Practice Learning 3 Level 6 (Year three) Evaluating and Appraising Mental Health Nursing Practice Collaborative Learning and Assessment in Practice Management & Leadership in Practice Practice Learning 4

How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code8C46
Institution code B54
Campus codeR

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 120 points
A level BB A minimum of 2 A levels
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM Health and Social Care or Science only will be considered.
Access to HE Diploma All level 3 credits must be at Distinction level. Nursing, Science or Health related pathway only will be considered (to include study of Physiology and Biology).
GCSE/National 4/National 5 5 GCSEs at grade C or above which must include English, Mathematics and a Science. We do not accept level 2 equivalent qualifications e.g. BTECs or Key Skills. For reformed GCSEs we accept a minimum of grade 4 in English Language and Mathematics.

We will consider applicants who possess: A recognised and equivalent vocational, industry or professional qualification A recognised and equivalent qualification (examinations and experience) and apply following the Accredited Prior Learning procedure, Students must have min 12 months/max 18 months APL IELTS level of 7.0 (with a minimum of 7.0 in each element). Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check: All students will need to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check upon acceptance of our offer of a place. Health check: all offers will be conditional upon a satisfactory Occupational Health clearance References: evidence of good character is required from 2 appropriate sources. Please note that the cost of both the DBS and Occupational health check will be covered by BPP University.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £18000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £18000 Whole course
Scotland £18000 Whole course
Wales £18000 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Nursing (Mental Health) [Pre-registration Nursing] at BPP University - UCAS