You’ll need to have 240 credits (120 level 4, 120 level 5 or 6) and to be registered on Part 1 of the Nursing and Midwifery Council Register. You’ll normally have been in practice long enough to have consolidated preregistration outcomes and gained a deeper understanding in relevant professional practice. You’d normally have a first degree, but non-graduates with extensive relevant practical and continuing professional development experience will be offered the opportunity to complete the Non-Graduate Entry Profile, in accordance with the University regulations and with guidance from the course leader.
Further requirements: Satisfactory references, Disclosure and Barring Service Screening, Literacy and numeracy screening
Months of entry
District nursing is vital to the sustainability of the NHS, now and in the future. Our course delivers education and training to enhance your practical and theoretical knowledge of working and caring for people in the community, and to qualify you as a community specialist practitioner.
Graduates in this programme can expect to achieve a role as a Community Specialist Practitioner (District Nurse).This is a NMC-recordable qualification as a Community Specialist Practitioner (District Nursing).
Find out more on our course page.
Fees and funding
Places on this course are fully funded by Health Education East of England and the sponsoring employers.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time24 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Anglia Ruskin Applicant Enquiries Team
- 01245 686868