Taught course

Adult Nursing

Institution
Bangor University · School of Healthcare Sciences
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

Normally a 2.1 honours degree in a health / life or social science related subject, within the last 5 years, and be able to demonstrate undertaken 700 hours of healthcare related experience which can be mapped to the NMC progression point one core competencies. The NMC require that all applicants must demonstrate evidence of communication and numeracy - normally GCSE grade C or above in English or Welsh 1st language and Mathematics.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This PGDip in Adult Nursing leads to registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and offers graduates a funded route over two-years into nursing whilst simultaneously obtaining a postgraduate qualification. This post graduate qualification is aimed at graduates who wish develop apply their knowledge gained their undergraduate degree and pursue a career in the front-line delivery of health care services. The aim of this course is to prepare a registered nurse who is able to offer an excellent quality of compassionate care, enhanced leadership, management and holds inter-professional and research skills, in order to influence practice and initiate change.

Students will graduate from the programme as adult nurses, with the necessary knowledge, skills, competence and values required to meet required Statutory requirements for registration.

Note: As this is a funded programme by the Workforce, Education and Development Service (WEDS) international students will not be able to apply for this programme of study.

Information for international students

As this is a funded programme by the Workforce, Education and Development Service (WEDS) international students will not be able to apply for this programme of study.

Fees and funding

Student Awards Services implements the NHS Wales Bursary Schemes, which provides funding for healthcare students on NHS funded courses in Wales and Welsh domiciled medical and dental students within the UK. If you are considering a professional career in health care and would like to know more about the financial support you will get during your training, then please contact: abm.sas@wales.nhs.uk

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Susan Metcalfe
Email
s.metcalfe@bangor.ac.uk
Phone
01248 383112