Nursing (Learning Disabilities)

University of Hertfordshire

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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The pre-registration Learning Disability Nursing course provides a carefully integrated balance of theory and practice that will enable students to confidently take on the role of a registered nurse for people with a learning disability within a changing health and social care arena. The programme will benefit those who have an interest or experience in supporting people with a learning disability. lity.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeB761
Institution code H36
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 96 points from a minimum of 2 HL subjects at grade 4 or above (the remaining points to come from a combination of HL, SL and Core). Other qualifications listed in the UCAS tariff will be considered. International qualifications will be considered for equivalency using NARIC. International candidates will be required to complete IELTS with scores of at least 7.0 in the listening and reading sections and at least 7.0 in the writing and speaking sections and the overall average score must be 7.0 or above. If you do not have the required IELTS or equivalent for direct entry on to your degree programme, our Pre-sessional English and International Foundation courses can help you to achieve this level.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 5 GCSE's/ O’ Levels at grade 4 (C) or above to include English language, and mathematics at grade 4 (C) or above (or equivalents).

All offers will be subject to the applicants demonstration of the NHS constitution’s “Values and Behaviours”, satisfactory interviews, numeracy and literacy test, health screening and the Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) checks. You can view the full NHS Constitution for England on the Government website: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/the-nhs-constitution-for-england

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.herts.ac.uk/courses/learning-disability-nursing

Additional entry requirements

Admission tests

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Health checks

Interview

Institutions Own Test (IOT)

Maths and English test. Interview Day: 40 questions, 50 minutes. Written English and basic maths operations. No calculators.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Nursing (Learning Disabilities) at University of Hertfordshire - UCAS