City, University of London
Applications are welcomed from a wide range of disciplines with a lower second class honours degree or above. Applicants must show an awareness of health or health-related care issues.
Applicants must have a minimum of five passes at grade 4 (C) at GCSE, including English and Mathematics. Please note, we will not accept any equivalent qualification, only GCSEs.
We also take into account previous work experience.
You will be required to have occupational health and enhanced disclosure and barring service clearing. Academic and character references may be requested. Successful completion of Assessment of Prior Learning (APL) is required.
Due to the high demand for places shortlisted prospective applicants will be required to attend an assessment day held at City, University of London where they will be required to demonstrate their numerical and literacy skills in addition to values that match those of the NHS Constitution. For further information and example tests, please visit our Selection Day page.
Part One of the course is 26 weeks and focuses on the Foundations in Health and Nursing. This part includes the following modules:
- HSM001 Relationship Centred Care and Concepts of Biology for Health (Theory)
- HSM101 Engaging in Practice 1 (Practice)
Part Two is 37 weeks and focuses on acute and long term care. This part includes the following modules:
- HSM132 Experiencing Acute Care, Diagnostics and Treatment (Theory)
HSM201 Engaging in Practice 2 (Practice)
- HSM043 Experiencing Long Term Care, Rehabilitation and Recovery (Theory)
Part Three is 27 weeks and focuses on the development of leaders and managers of care. This part includes the following modules:
- HSM051 Leading and Managing in Professional Practice (Theory)
- HSM301 Engaging in Practice 3 (Practice)
Depending on the RPL Practice claim submitted by students there is a further 500 hours of clinical practice to be completed.
Assessments include the following:
Scenario based Examinations - 100%
Reflective Essays - 100%
Seminar Presentation Report - 100%
Case Study Analysis - 100%
Leadership and Management Strategy Analysis course work - 100%
Clinical OSCE - 100%
Clinical Practice Assessment - Pass/Fail.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Full-time||September 2017||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Northampton Square||Islington||EC1V 0HB||South East|
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