The BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult) programme focuses on adults with a diverse range of health and dependency needs, including physical and emotional care requirements, and addresses in particular the needs of the ageing population. This is a three-year, full-time integrated and compulsory programme consisting of; field of practice, generic and practice learning modules, beginning at level 4 through to level 6.
Introduction to Public Health & Equality in Nursing Practice Evidence & Values in Professional Nursing Practice & Patient Centered Care Introduction to Contemporary Adult Nursing Practice Practice Learning 1 Research Methods & Application in Nursing Developing Professional Nursing Practice Application of Adult Nursing Practice Practice learning 2 Practice Learning 3 Evaluating and Appraising Adult Nursing Practice Collaborative Learning and Assessment in Practice Management & Leadership in Practice Practice Learning 4
How to apply
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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!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||120 points|
|A level||BBB||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).|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||30 points||Higher Level grades minimum of 5, 5, 5|
|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 (APL), Students must have min 12 months/max 18 months APL IELTS level of 7.0 (with a minimum of 7.0 in each element). Additional entry requirements 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.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£18000||Whole course|