University of Sheffield
Nursing Studies (pre-registration)
The course focuses on leadership and problem-solving skills so you develop the skills and the confidence you need. You'll study alongside other health care professionals in a health care setting. You'll learn how to critically evaluate current research, policies and practice. By linking theory to practice, you'll develop a range of clinical skills and knowledge appropriate
You'll need a 2.2 degree in a relevant area such as social sciences, human sciences, biomedical sciences, public services, and GCSE mathematics, English and science. You'll also need to show that you have 650 hours of health care experience. Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 7.0 in each component, or equivalent.
The course is 50 per cent theory and 50 per cent practice, based on four core units of study: foundations in health and nursing; patients with acute and short-term needs; patients with long-term conditions and complex needs; transitions to practice: managing and organising care.
You're assessed on theory and practice. In practice, you'll need to achieve a number of competencies by the end of each unit, assessed by your clinical mentor. Your theoretical knowledge is assessed by written assignments, case studies, poster presentations and exams.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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