Nursing (Mental Health)
This programme acts as preparation both for registration as a nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) and for taking on the responsibilities and accountability involved; It aims to provide graduates holding a health-related degree the opportunity to study at level 7; the theory that underpins nursing practice and develops knowledge and skills through evidence-based learning; practice experience is gained in both hospital and community settings.
Normally a 1st degree of at least 2.1 in a health related subject, plus 5 GCSEs at Grade C and above including mathematics, English Language and a science subject; Students need to have relevant clinical experience to undertake the 2 year programme.
Fundamental concepts of nursing care; introduction to anatomy and physiology; care, compassion and communication within nursing practice; development of fields within nursing; developing knowledge and values within mental health nursing; public health in contemporary nursing practice; evidence and research for professional practice; developing skills for safe and effective practice; developing knowledge and values within mental health nursing; implementation of mental health nursing, knowledge and values; public health in contemporary nursing practice; applied life and nursing sciences; evidence and research for professional practice; developing skills for safe and effective practice; specialist interventions within mental health nursing; leading and improving nursing; research methods and evidence based practice; specialist interventions within mental health nursing; advances in mental health nursing practice; preparation for working life; research methods and evidence based practice.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 8ST||North East|
0191 243 7900