University of Sunderland has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Learn from an enthusiastic team of skilled professionals. Regularly meet and work with patients and carers. Graduate with the qualifications needed to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council as a Registered Nurse.
We have developed this exciting degree in collaboration with Sunderland CARE Academy partner organisations including Sunderland and South Tyneside, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals, County Durham and Darlington, North Tees and Hartlepool, Clinical Commissioning Groups and our Patient, Carer and Public Involvement (PCPI) participants.
You will undertake your placements with one of our partner Trusts below:
• Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
• The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
• South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
• County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
• North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust
At interview you will be asked to rank your preferred Trust, and this will then be confirmed when you start the course.
On successful completion of the course, you will be eligible to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as a Registered Nurse (Adult).
This course is one of the new initiatives supporting increasing availability and access to nursing education and is not NHS funded.
Please note if you wish to apply for entry in April 2020 you will need to apply for one of the following courses:
• City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust and South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust (B7R6)
• The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (B7R8)
• North Tees and Hartlepool Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (B7R9)
• County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust (B7R1)
• Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (B7R4)
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
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.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
There are no qualification requirements for this course.
Our typical offer is 112 UCAS points from a minimum of two A Levels or equivalent, which should preferably include a Health or Science related subject. Please note we do not accept General Studies AS or A Level.
We also require at least five passes at GCSE grade C or above which must include Mathematics and English Language or equivalent. If you have studied for a GCSE which has a numerical grade then you will need to achieve a grade 4 or above.
Please note we are unable to accept applications from outside of the EU.
Your completed application form will be reviewed by our Admissions Team to ensure that you have the required entry qualifications. If you meet these requirements, then your application will be individually assessed by the Adult Nursing Practice Admissions Tutor and if successful you will be shortlisted for interview.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualificationshttps://www.sunderland.ac.uk/study/nursing/undergraduate-adult-nursing-practice/
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)