The BSc (Hons) Nursing Practice (Child) course is an exciting and innovative programme, which addresses the changing healthcare needs of children. This degree will give you the ability to gain graduate employment as a children’s nurse working in a diverse range of settings. Throughout the course, you will gain an in-depth understanding of how to provide care to children and their families. Completion of this course will give you an academic qualification and will lead to eligibility to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council as a children’s nurse. The course is perfect for those who have a passion to make a difference, a desire to care for children and their families, and an eagerness to develop excellent communication skills. The School of Health, Science and Wellbeing is committed to creating safer communities. It will achieve this through making an intellectual contribution in the field of patient safety – marking itself out as the recognised though leaders in the United Kingdom and beyond. It aspires to creating the very safest of graduates for the health and social care professions and will achieve this through a range of learning and teaching opportunities including simulation-based education.
Year one: Professional, Legal and Ethical Considerations Mental health and physical health through the lifespan Nursing Care (field specific) Practice Module (field specific) Year Two: Altered Mental Health and Physical Health Through the Lifespan Human Factors. Risk, Decision Making and Uncertainty Physical Assessment, Intervention, and Preparation for Prescribing Practice Module (field specific) Year Three: The Evidence Base for Practice Self-directed and Peer Learning in Nursing Practice Module (field specific)
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Staffordshire University (Centre for Health Innovation)
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
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