Oxford Brookes University

Non-Medical Prescribing

This course provides a programme of preparation for registered nurses, midwives, chiropodists/podiatrists and physiotherapists to prescribe safely and competently as an independent and supplementary prescriber.

Entry requirements

Registered health care professional, employed in health care within the UK. 1st degree or equivalent in terms of prior learning at the appropriate level. 3 years post-registration experience. Employed in a suitable role to act as a non-medical prescriber. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTs score of 7.

Course modules

Modules include: (20 level 7 credits) advanced history taking and assessment; (40 level 7 credits) non-medical prescribing; independent and supplementary prescribing for allied health professionals (AHP's).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time £ 5,010 per Whole course (home fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Marston Road Campus Oxford OX3 0FL South East

Key information

Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
01865 483017