Nursing (Adult) at Edge Hill University - UCAS

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Course summary

Learn how to care compassionately for adult patients on our specialised adult nursing degree. Gain eligibility to register as a qualified adult nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. Do you have the passion and empathy to care for adults in a variety of settings? Nursing is an incredibly rewarding career. Joining us, you’ll learn to care for people with a diverse range of health conditions. You’ll develop the organisational skills needed to lead, coordinate and deliver care to people and their families at home, in the community or in hospital. Explore theories and concepts to boost your understanding of the needs of adults, then apply these to practice. Understand the key health priorities for adults. Consider how as an adult nurse you can enable people to live healthily, manage acute illness and adapt to living with long-term conditions. You’ll also be kept up-to-date with the leading improvements in health and social care to prepare you for professional practice. Practice experience or placements will get you ready to register as a qualified adult nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). Hone your knowledge, skills and attitude to lead, coordinate and deliver care in a safe, compassionate and effective way. Start to build the communication, personal resilience and emotional intelligence skills required for a career in professional nursing.


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Assessment method

In each year, you will be assessed by written coursework, an oral task, a simulated practical exercise and an online time-limited assessment. While on practice placement, you will be supported in the development of the application of knowledge and skills, leading to the assessment of related proficiencies.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Nursing and Midwifery Council

How to apply

Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

International applicants

International students should visit our website for further information:

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

If you have a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent), there is no maximum number of qualifications that we will accept UCAS points from. This includes additional qualifications such as Extended Project Qualification (EPQ), AS Levels that haven’t been continued to A Level, and General Studies AS or A Level awards. For further information on how you can meet the entry requirements, including details of alternative qualifications, please visit or contact our Course Enquiries Team on 01695 657000 or email [email protected].

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Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Health checks


Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1

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Nursing (Adult) at Edge Hill University - UCAS