Taught course

Clinical Practice

King's College London · Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Palliative Care

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Entry requirements

Applicants must hold a professional qualification and be registered with a professional body in the health field.

Students who enter as 'advanced students' must already hold 120 credits at level 4 and 120 credits at level 5 (UK Dip HE equivalent).

Months of entry


Course content

The Clinical Practice BSc at King’s College London offers a flexible opportunity for qualified healthcare professionals to study for a degree qualification part-time.

You’re likely to be a nurse who has completed a diploma or equivalent in the UK or abroad. This course gives you the opportunity to top up your qualification to a degree and update your skills. So it’s flexible with timings, and adjustable to your interests.

Because there are only two required modules, your study is based around your practice area and your goals. We have a whole host of post-registration modules for you to choose from, in everything from neonatal to liver disease as well as non-medical prescribing and advanced assessment.

While there is no set timetable for the course, it must be completed within five years.

  • Put King's on your CV. We're ranked the top nursing faculty in the UK and secpnd in the world (QS World Rankings 2020).
  • King’s College London offers exciting opportunities at world-class teaching hospitals.
  • Our study courses are delivered by internationally renowned clinicians and academics.
  • Pick from a wide range of modules relevant to your area of practice in adult, children's or mental health nursing.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • BSc
    upto 60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    upto 60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Programme Leader, Amanda McNaughton