University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Adult Nursing

The course follows a modular structure; each module is integrated with clinical placements and is assessed independently, so there are no final examinations; students spend 50 per cent of their time in university and 50 per cent on clinical placements; assignment submission dates are spread throughout the academic year; the modules are designed to complement each other and to build sequentially upon earlier course content; all assignments require students to integrate theoretical and research-based knowledge with critical reflection upon nursing practice.

Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to have an Honours degree (2.2 or above) and have a minimum of 5 GCSEs including mathematics and English at grade C or above.

Course modules

Year 1: foundations of health and illness; experiences of health and illness (user and care focus); experiences of health and illness (professional focus). Year 2: complex health needs I; complex health needs II; clinical leadership and management of change.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on the completion of a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,010 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,730 per Credit (overseas fees) 3 years
PgDip Full-time £ 3,732 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
PgDip Full-time £ 11,420 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen's Medical Centre Nottingham NG7 2HA East Midlands

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
Nursing Admissions
Telephone number: 
+44 (0)1332 724 625