University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton

Adult Nursing

This demanding route is designed to meet the needs of highly motivated graduates, looking to advance their career within the nursing profession. This course has been closely developed with local Trust partners to reflect the increasing and rapidly changing requirements in patient care provision. The MAN will create autonomous nurses with the clinical and leadership skills to synthesise data that will optimise the best possible patient care for adults.

Entry requirements

Master of Nursing - MN: All candidates must hold an Honours degree (Bachelor) at 2:2 or above. The degree should be in a health related subject or other subject where your degree has transferable skills that support you becoming a nurse (degrees in biological science, social science, psychology and health studies are particularly relevant). Candidates must have GCSE grade C or above (or equivalent) in Mathematics and English. Applicants who are not from the UK are required to have an English Language Qualification IELTS level score of 7 or above. Post graduate applicants will have to demonstrate a minimum of 770hrs experience (paid or unpaid) in a health care setting in order to establish caring attributes, commitment and resilience for a career in nursing. This will be mapped against the progression point 1 criteria stipulated by the NMC (2010); Applicants must demonstrate competence through completing a reflective portfolio in order to meet the NMC requirements for a shortened course and fulfil the NMC requirements of accreditation of prior learning. All offers are subject to a successful values based interview, satisfactory occupational health report and receipt of a satisfactory enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) certificate. Applicants will also be required to provide satisfactory personal statement and reference (academic or employer).

Course modules

The two year full time course will focus on the acquisition of nursing skills in order to manage safe effective evidence based care to patients, through a range of relevant clinical placements, whilst undertaking the shift patterns of professional nurses. Students will be supported by appropriately qualified and motivated mentors. This will facilitate the development of nurses that have advanced caring skills and the ability to improve quality and drive health care services. The development of complex adult nursing practice will be acquired from a variety of community and acute settings reflecting the key drivers within the health sector. Academic mastery will be cultivated through enquiry based learning approaches with opportunities for skills simulation in our laboratories. Learning will be supported by academic experts and researchers in the field of nursing and interprofessional learning with other healthcare disciplines.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Nursing - MN Full-time September 2019 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus WV1 1SB West Midlands

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