Taught course

Non-Medical Prescribing

Open University · Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies

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Entry requirements

Entry requirements vary. For more information and details on how to apply, read more about The Open University's Postgraduate Diploma in Postgraduate Certificate in Non-Medical Prescribing.

Months of entry

February, September

Course content

This qualification enables aims to develop the knowledge and skills required for safe, appropriate and effective prescribing practice and enables you to meet the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) competencies within your scope of practice. On successful completion, you'll be eligible to apply for the annotation to your regulatory register as an Independent and/or Supplementary Prescriber.

Information for international students

This qualification is not available outside of the UK.

Fees and funding

For more information about fees and funding, please visit The Open University website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    part time
    13 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

The Open University
0300 303 5303