University of Hertfordshire has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
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.
How to apply
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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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
- Year 2
- Year 3
|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).|
|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.
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 coursehttps://www.herts.ac.uk/courses/learning-disability-nursing
Additional entry requirements
Institutions Own Test (IOT)
Maths and English test. Interview Day: 40 questions, 50 minutes. Written English and basic maths operations. No calculators.
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|EU||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|England||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£9,250 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.