University of West London
The aim of this course is to prepare a registered nurse who is able to offer a high level of care, enhanced leadership, management, inter-professional and research skills to influence practice and initiate change.
Applicants must have a first degree 2:2 or above (in any subject), plus two GCSEs including English and Mathematics at grade C or above; or equivalent, evidence of literacy and numeracy at Level 2. Students need to show evidence of recent study in the last five years as well as completion of an extended CV which will be assessed by the course team against specified learning outcomes.As well as having the above qualifications or equivalents, students must have 'Unlimited Leave to Remain in the UK' or 'Indefinite leave to remain in the UK' prior to starting the course. All students also need to meet our English language requirement at either IELTS at 7.0 or above,and a minimum of 7 for each of the 4 individual components (Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening). Pearson PTE Academic at score 51 or above or an equivalent secure English language test. In some countries where teaching is in English, we may accept local qualifications.
Modules include: Essential skills for higher education and healthcare; higher lifespan development; fundamentals of nursing (learning in practice module) introduction to professional practice; safeguarding the public, care of vulnerable clients (learning in practice module); psychosocial intervention in health care; fundamentals of nursing (learning in practice module); introduction to professional practice. Year 2: principles of pharmacology and medicines; management understanding; altered physiology nursing practice and decision making (learning in practice module); developing professional practice; semester 2: becoming an effective professional nurse; introduction to public health and health promotion (learning in practice module); nursing practice and decision making (learning in practice module); developing professional practice. Year 3: research in practice leading and managing care services (learning in practice module); evaluating and advancing nursing practice autonomous professional practice; nursing practice and decision making (learning in practice module); advancing nursing skills (learning in practice module); evaluating and advancing nursing practice autonomous professional practice.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Reading Campus||Reading||RG1 7QF||South East|
University of West London