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Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 years

Start date

JAN-23

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Nursing

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Course summary

  • Build on your undergraduate experience and become a fully-qualified nurse in two years.
  • Become eligible for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council as a qualified adult nurse.
  • Gain vital real-world experience; 50% of your course is spent on placement.
  • Obtain sought-after postgraduate credentials, with a NHS Band 5 prospective starting salary.

Nurses are an integral part of a multidisciplinary team. In some modules, you will learn and collaborate with students from other health and social care courses. This approach will help you to deliver person centred-care with an understanding of how other professionals contribute to the person's journey through health and social care services.

How you learn

This course equips you with the expertise, interpersonal skills and managerial ability needed for adult nursing. You'll study theory and practice in our modern facilities, and you'll apply your skills across 40 weeks of practice-based learning. These placements take place across the region, with leading healthcare providers. Throughout, you'll be supported by the College of Health, Wellbeing and Life Sciences, and will be assigned suitably prepared practice supervisors, and practice assessors. Graduation ensures your eligibility for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.

You learn through

  • practice-based learning
  • study in our advanced clinical suites
  • lectures and seminars
  • examination
  • coursework
  • case studies
  • presentations

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in

  • health centres
  • GP surgeries
  • the armed forces
  • community work
  • acute hospitals
  • hospices

Accreditation

This course is approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council. Graduates are eligible to apply to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. You must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council in order to practise in the UK.

Modules

Understanding Complexity In Practice (15 Credits) - Core
Sciences For Nursing Practice (15 Credits) - Core
Person Centred Care Providing And Evaluating (30 Credits) - Core
Creating Original Practice (45 Credits) - Core
Evaluating Research Methodologies (15 Credits) - Core
Person Centred Care Leading And Coordinating (30 Credits) - Core
Leading For The Future (15 Credits) - Core
Evaluating Complexity In Practice (15 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

9,250

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (overall cost)

33,790

Entry requirements

Students need a first degree recognised in the UK at 2:2 or above and GCSE's in English Language or Literature at grade C or 4 or equivalents, Maths at grade D or 4 or equivalents, Science at grade C or 4 or equivalents.

University information

When studying a postgraduate degree at Sheffield Hallam University students will be working at the cutting edge of their discipline, using the latest techniques, ideas, practices, and insights to address contemporary issues in their discipline, professional practice and the workplace. There are over 30,000 students at Sheffield Hallam University, and just over 6,000 of those are studying at postgraduate level. The university places a...more

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