University of Hull has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Gain insight into the care needs of children and their families on a course that's split between study on our Health Campus and practice on mentored clinical placements. Paediatric and child-focused nursing is among the most rewarding careers out there. You'll learn to work and communicate with children and their families – often in difficult, demanding situations. The programme's split 50/50 between time spent in classes and on mentored clinical placements.
- Learn in the superb facilities of our £28-million new Health Campus with its simulated wards, neonatal 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 students go on to fulfilling careers, specialising in areas from paediatric intensive care to school nursing and health visiting.
- Developed with input from experienced NHS clinicians and expert staff with paediatric and child-focused experience.
- Our courses are approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council, the College of Operating Department Practitioners and the Health and Care Professions Council.
Year 1 Core modules Skills for Practice (Practice 1) Essence of Professional Practice Life and Social Sciences Children's Nursing Practice 2 Foundations in Children's Nursing Children's Nursing Practice 3 Year 2 Core modules Individual Approaches to Health and Wellbeing Children's Nursing Practice 4 Meeting the Acute Health Care Needs of Children Children's Nursing Practice 5 Meeting the Longer Term Health Care Needs of Children Children's Nursing Practice 6 Year 3 Core modules Safe and Competent Children's Nursing Managing Complexity in Clinical Practice (Child) Children's Nursing Practice 7 Children's Nursing Practice 8 Children's 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.
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||120 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)||DDM|
|Access to HE Diploma||D: 30 credits||In a health related subject|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||30 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.