Taught course

Midwifery / Registered Midwife for registered nurses

Institution
Kingston University · Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

Typical offer: Registration as an Adult Nurse (RNA) on the NMC Professional Register for Nurses, Midwives and Health Visitors (Parts 1 and 10). Candidates pursuing the PgDip strand must have achieved a BSc(Hons) in Adult Nursing at grade 2.2 or above. Our selection process includes an interview / Occupational Health clearance / Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced disclosure check.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This 18-month PgDip course has been designed for registered adult nurses who have already studied at degree level who would like to gain the knowledge, skills and values necessary to register as midwives on the Nursing and Midwifery Council's (NMC) professional register. This is an NMC approved course.

What will you study

You will be offered clinical experience within local NHS trusts and the surrounding community. We aim to co-ordinate your clinical placements to reflect the modules being studied, integrating theory and practice.

The themes that run through the programme are midwifery profession and practice, research, biological science, social science, health promotion/public health, and law and ethics.

Fees and funding

For information on funding, please visit: http://www.kingston.ac.uk/postgraduate-course/midwifery-registered-nurses-pgdip/fees-and-bursaries.html

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

full time
18 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions team, Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education
Email
preregadmissions@sgul.kingston.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 8417 5733