Taught course

Nursing

Institution
Edge Hill University · Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine
Qualifications
MSci(Hons)

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Entry requirements

Typical offer 120-128 UCAS Tariff points, for which no specific subjects are required, plus GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent). An interview forms part of the selection process. If you accept an offer from Edge Hill you will need to satisfy the requirements of the Nursing & Midwifery Council in respect of physical and mental fitness and will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure indicating that you meet the mandatory criteria of ‘Clearance to Work with Children and/or Vulnerable Adults’. Further information will be sent to you after you have firmly accepted an offer.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Nurses are vital to the future of meeting the health and social care needs of the population, increasing the need for registered nurses to have the ability to care for people of all ages and with multiple or complex needs whether at home, in the community or in hospitals. To meet this demand, this stimulating integrated Masters degree has been developed for caring, compassionate and highly motivated individuals who aspire to register as a qualified nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council in two fields of nursing. Through your studies you will gain practical skills and experience while developing the leadership, problem-solving and confidence to provide the highest standards of integrated nursing care for a wide range of patient groups. You will graduate with the ability to think critically and apply the evidence-based knowledge associated with Masters level study that will enhance your career opportunities. On successful completion of the programme, your final award will reflect the fields of nursing you have chosen. You will graduate with one of the following award titles:
  • MSci (Hons) Nursing (Adult and Child)
  • MSci (Hons) Nursing (Adult and Learning Disabilities)
  • MSci (Hons) Nursing (Adult and Mental Health)
  • MSci (Hons) Nursing (Child and Learning Disabilities)
  • MSci (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health and Child)
  • MSci (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health and Learning Disabilities)

Fees and funding

If you are a prospective UK student who will be joining this integrated Masters degree in academic year 2021/22, the tuition fee will be £9,250 a year.If you are a prospective UK student who will be joining this integrated Masters degree in academic year 2022/23, the tuition fee is still to be announced. You are advised to check this page regularly and once the position has been confirmed we will update this information.EU/EEA and Swiss students who have settled or pre-settled status under the EU Settlement Scheme, as well as Irish nationals, may be eligible for the UK tuition fee rate.The University may administer a small inflationary rise in tuition fees, in line with Government policy, in subsequent academic years as you progress through the course.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSci(Hons)
    full time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Assessment

In each year, you will be assessed by a written assessment, oral assessment, a simulated practical assessment and an examination. While on practice placement, you will be supported in the development of the application of knowledge and skills, leading to the assessment of related proficiencies.

Course contact details

Phone
+44(0)1695 575171