University of Hull has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Study for a Mental Health Nursing degree on our award-winning Health Campus and on mentored clinical placements, you'll gain an insight into caring for people with mental health issues. As a specialist mental health nurse, the one-to-one relationships you build with those in need are vital to their care and to helping them overcome challenges. Half study, half mentored practice, this degree develops your professional insight and empathy through diverse work experience.
- Learn in the superb facilities of our new £28-million Health Campus with its simulated hospital wards and operating theatres.
- 100% of our students are in work or further study six months after graduating (UK domicile full-time first degree leavers; Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey, for the academic year 2016/17 published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency 2018).
- Our courses are approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council, the College of Operating Department Practitioners and the Health and Care Professions Council.
- A 50/50 split between time spent in classes and on full-time mentored clinical placements.
- Career opportunities across the UK’s NHS trusts – and internationally, including places like New Zealand.
Year 1 Core modules Skills for Practice (Practice 1) Essence of Professional Practice Life and Social Sciences Mental Health Nursing Practice 2 Values-Based Mental Health Nursing Mental Health Nursing Practice 3 Year 2 Core modules Individual Approaches to Health and Wellbeing Mental Health Nursing Practice 4 The Craft of Mental Health Nursing over the Lifespan (1) Mental Health Nursing Practice 5 The Craft of Mental Health Nursing over the Lifespan (2) Mental Health Nursing Practice 6 Year 3 Core modules Safe and Competent Mental Health Nursing The Professional Role of the Mental Health Nurse Mental Health Nursing Practice 7 Mental Health Nursing Practice 8 Mental Health Nursing Practice 9 All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree. Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests. Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work. Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Nursing and Midwifery Council
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||The University of Hull|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points||Points must be obtained from 3 A levels or appropriate Level 3 qualifications|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 45 credits||In a health related subject|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||28 points|
Applicants must also have GCSE Mathematics, English and Science at Grade C/4 Applicants with other qualifications are welcome to apply.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
A professional reference is required as well as an academic one
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||7||This course requires IELTS 7.0 overall, with no less than 7.0 in each skill. EU nationals are required to achieve 6.0 overall with 6.0 in each skill|
Please click below for a list of the English language qualifications we accept.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.