Taught course

Nursing with registered Nurse (Adult) or (Children and Young People) or (Mental Health)

University of Central Lancashire · School of Nursing

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Entry requirements

On entry to the programme, all applicants must meet the Nursing and Midwifery Council requirements for literacy, numeracy, good health and good character. Applicants will be selected based upon the following:

  • Assessment at Course Interview
  • Occupational Health Medical Screening
  • Disclosure and Barring Service criminal background check (previously known as CRB)
  • Satisfactory Reference, indicating suitability for the course

In addition to the above selection criteria, all candidates must demonstrate achievement of the academic entry requirements, as follows:

  • 1st Degree (2:2 or above) in health related subject (other subjects may be considered for the 3 years programme)
  • GCSE Mathematics (Grade C/4 or above) or equivalent
  • GCSE English (Grade C/4 or above) or equivalent
  • IELTS 7.0 overall with no less than 7.0 in each component
  • Settled Residency Status, for three years or more prior to commencement of the course

Months of entry


Course content

Studying the MSc Nursing (Adult, Mental Health or Children and Young People) programme will enable graduate students to practise effectively within a professional values base in a variety of health and social care settings: emphasising compassion, communication and dignity in care. You’ll gain an advanced understanding, knowledge and the skills required in becoming a first level qualified nurse with a sound portfolio of clinical and interpersonal skills, preparing you for your preferred career pathway.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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