Taught course

Nursing (Mental Health)

Institution
University of West London · College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

You must have a first degree 2:2 or above (in any subject), plus three GCSEs including English and Mathematics at grade C or above; or equivalent, evidence of literacy and numeracy at Level 2. You need to show evidence of recent study in the last five years as well as completion of an extended CV which will be assessed by the course team against specified learning outcomes. UCAS course code: B742.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course has been designed for graduates from any degree background who want to become a nurse. The course will prepare you to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as an adult or mental health nurse.

This course will prepare you to become a caring, compassionate, safe and autonomous practitioner, who can deliver high quality nursing care in a variety of settings and situations, while promoting the wellbeing of the communities you will work in. The course reflects the changing national, local and social agendas which underpin healthcare provision in Britain today.

On successful completion, you will become a registered nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as a Mental health nurse.

You will learn to become a professional nurse, able to work with and lead teams within agreed professional, ethical and legal frameworks and processes, and be able to maintain and improve standards of care. Your care will reflect contemporary knowledge, practice, research and technology.

Information for international students

You must have a first degree 2:2 or above (in any subject), plus three GCSEs including English and Mathematics at grade C or above; or equivalent, evidence of literacy and numeracy at Level 2.

Fees and funding

For information please visit the UWL website:

http://www.uwl.ac.uk/students/postgraduate/help-funding

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Course information
Email
courses@uwl.ac.uk
Phone
0800 036 8888