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Pre-registration Nursing (Child Health) MSc

Pre-registration Nursing (Child Health) MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Children's Nursing Pediatrics

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

In this course you will progress on to a rewarding career and work in a range of healthcare settings nationally or internationally. Once you know a nursing career is for you, and you are ready for advanced level study, then join us on this tailor made programme which is designed to recognise the skills that graduates already have and build on these. Nursing is one of the most varied and challenging careers anyone can undertake. Nursing is frequently described as exciting and fulfilling; no two days are the same. Our MSc is your entry route through to nurse registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council as a nurse in the child health field. Graduates in any discipline with recent health care experience can apply for our two year programme.

Key features: Access a range of child specific placements across Devon, Cornwall and Somerset spanning the health, social and educational sector working across an inter-professional hub; Engage with a curriculum focusing on the acute and community care of children, young people and families; Get involved in national and international research around sustainability, breastfeeding and urban and community family projects; Create a professional digital footprint allowing collaboration with the nursing and inter-professional communities. Once graduated you are eligible to apply for registration with the NMC as a 'Registered Nurse – Child Health'. Dedicated master’s level seminar and tutorial support time. Built around critical reflexivity (thinking deeply about the impact of our assumptions, values, and actions on others).

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 years

Start date

JAN-20

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students will normally have a first degree (BSc (Hons) at 2:2 or above in any discipline; 750 relevant clinical practice hours working in health related environments, for example hospitals, GP surgeries, hospices, and other community settings (subject to APEL).

University information

The University of Plymouth’s campus is centrally located within Britain’s Ocean City, perched on the South Westerly coast of Devon in between scenic Cornwall and the historic Dartmoor National Park. The University is renowned for its world leading research; postgraduate students are supported by accomplished and experienced staff who undertake research that is innovative, operates across disciplinary boundaries, and provides outstanding...more

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