Open University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The Open University

Nursing (Adult) in partnership with Middlesex University (R39-ADMDX)

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Course summary

If you are resident in England and not currently working in a healthcare role, we offer a Health Education England (HEE) blended learning route to our BSc (Honours) Nursing (Adult) in partnership with Middlesex University. This route allows you to apply directly to The Open University to study our BSc (Honours) Nursing (Adult) without the requirement of employer sponsorship and takes 3 years to complete. You will study with the OU and benefit from our expertise in designing and providing high quality online learning resources. As a linked student with Middlesex University, you'll have the exciting opportunity to perform simulation experiences and local placements that will support your practice experience. Successful completion of your degree through this route will result in your eligibility to apply for registration as a qualified nurse (adult) with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). Key features of the course

  • Delivers a balance of theory and practice through practice-based and distance learning.
  • Develops effective evidence-based nursing practice and underpinning knowledge in an inter-professional and interdisciplinary environment.
  • Confers eligibility to enter the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) professional register on successful attainment of the degree.


This degree has three stages, each comprising 120 credits. For Stage 1 you'll study two 60-credit modules; one practice-focused and one that builds your theoretical knowledge of nursing. At Stage 2 you’ll study a second practice-based nursing module alongside a second theory module. Finally, at Stage 3, you’ll study a third module developing your nursing theory, and a final practice-based module where you will choose your specialist field of Adult nursing.

How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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Fees and funding

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