Adult Nursing at London South Bank University - UCAS

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Course summary

Develop the specialist skills required to become a confident, professional nursing practitioner helping people over the age of 18. We’re proud of our excellent reputation in nursing education. Our range of established adult nursing courses that will give you the education and training you need to succeed. Hone your skills in our state-of-the-art laboratory environments, set up to simulate hospital ward and critical care environments. Gain real-life experience in a clinical placement with an esteemed NHS Trust partners in Greater London during your degree. Plus, our hybrid learning approach means that you’ll graduate with all the specialist knowledge to prepare you for caring for adults within the ever-evolving environment of the 21st-century healthcare system. Enter the world of work equipped to be a leader in the profession, having studied with the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s ‘Future Nurse’ standards in mind. Our curriculum is delivered through a hybrid learning approach across our three campus sites. It encompasses a range of modules which will prepare you to care for adults within an ever-changing health and social care environment.


Year 1 • Biosciences for nurses • Assessing needs and planning care in Adult Nursing • Professional skills for adult nursing • Communication for nursing • Introducing evidence based practice in adult nursing • Practice Placements Year 1 Year 2 • Providing care in Adult Nursing • Appraising evidence-based practice in adult nursing • Applied physiology for Adult Nursing • Promoting health and preventing ill health • Safe and effective practice • Mother and new-born • Practice Placements Year 2 Year 3 • Implementing evidence-based practice in adult nursing • Enhancing and evaluating care in Adult Nursing • Pharmacology and prescribing ready for Adult Nursing • Complex and critical care of adults • Transition to leadership • Practice Experience Year 3

How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2023.

If you already have a 2023 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

English Language Requirements for International and EU Applicants: IELTS 7.0 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 7.0)

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Health checks


As part of the selection process, you'll be expected to attend an interview on MS Teams. You'll be invited by email to book your interview slot. If your submitted UCAS reference includes the following information, you may not need to attend an interview. Please see below: • Minimum six months current experience in a clinical nursing environment where the applicant works under the supervision of a registered nurse at all times. • Reference from a senior registered nurse (Band 7/Practice Educator/non-NHS equivalent You may be invited to an interview if you are shortlisted unless your UCAS reference can satisfy the criteria above.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 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 .

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Adult Nursing at London South Bank University - UCAS