Buckinghamshire New University

Buckinghamshire New University

Community Healthcare Nursing (Community Children's, Community Mental Health and District Nursing)

This course covers the complexities of working within a community setting. Students study strategic influences on policy, for example, transforming community serves agenda; students study how to care effectively for patients and or clients in their own homes or community settings; this modular based course has been specifically designed to meet the nursing and midwifery council (NMC, 2001) requirements for the preparation of specialist practitioners in community health care nursing. 3 pathways include: community children's nursing, community mental health nursing and district nursing.

Entry requirements

Students need to be registered on the appropriate part of the nursing and midwifery council (NMC) register, possess an Honours degree in a subject relating to nursing.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes: coursework; portfolio development; presentations and examination (nurse prescribing); the assessment of practice is undertaken using a community practice portfolio.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,550 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,550 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,550 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,400 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,550 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,550 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,550 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,550 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,550 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
High Wycombe Campus High Wycombe HP11 2JZ South East

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