Staffordshire University

Nursing Practice (Mental Health)( September Entry Shrewsbury) Staffordshire University Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

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Nursing Practice (Mental Health) is for anyone seeking a career providing support for people experiencing a range of mental health issues such as depression, psychosis, trauma and dementia.

  • Gain three qualifications: BSc Hons (Nursing Practice), Registered Nurse (Mental Health), Behavioural Family Therapist

  • Enjoy placements in a Foundation Trust, that has a proactive employment programme- so you know you have a job set up before you complete the course

  • Experience innovative and creative learning, including the AZ2B theatre company’s dramatisations and mindfulness training

On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award:

BSc (Hons) Nursing Practice (Mental Health)

Course details


Year 1 Core: Professional Values Attitudes and Behaviour, Evidence in Contemporary Healthcare, Clinical Skills for Nursing, Mental Health Nursing Practice, Clinical Practice Learning Placement 1, Clinical Practice Learning Placement 2

Year 2 Core: Care for the Older Person, Community Based Care, Evidence Based Nursing Practice (Skills), Developing Mental Health Nursing Practice, Clinical Practice Learning Placement 4, Clinical Practice Learning Placement 5

Year 3 Core: Competent Mental Health Nursing Practice, The Graduate Nurse

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 code B763
Institution code S72
Campus name Staffordshire University (Shrewsbury campus)
Campus code 3

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 112 points Please note - this course is not available for deferred entry.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9,250 Year 1
International £10,900 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

It is our intention to continue to increase fees, provided we satisfy the Teaching Excellence Framework set by the government. For further details of what is and is not included in your tuition fees please visit

Provider information

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Staffordshire University
College Road
Stoke on Trent

Course contact details

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01782 294000

Fax: 01782 295704