All applicants must have achieved a minimum 2.1 honours degree, which should have been achieved within the previous five years.
All applicants will be required to submit a portfolio of evidence demonstrating a minimum of 450 hours of practical experience and a minimum of 450 hours of relevant academic study, via a portfolio of Recognition of prior learning (RPL). This must be verified by a registered professional, preferably a nurse. This RPL forms part of the 4,600 hours of theory and practice, which is required by the Nursing and Midwifery Council to register as an adult nurse.
The pre-entry portfolio document can be downloaded here.
On receipt of UCAS application and prior to shortlisted candidates being invited for interview, candidates will be sent the portfolio and learning resources that help applicants work towards the required Recognition of prior learning (RPL) for this accelerated programme.
All students must have evidence of achieving literacy and numeracy at minimum GCSE grade C (4) and evidence of IT skills to a minimum of level 2 within their entry qualifications. Passes in English Language GCSE (C=4), mathematics GCSE (grades C=4) and science GCSE (grades C=4)
IT related GCSE (grades C=4) or Key Skills Level II (or equivalent) in IT will provide this evidence
GCSE requirements must be met before application.
We will accept GCSE science, biology, additional science and applied science.
NON TARIFFED QUALIFICATIONS
IELTS SCORE REQUIRED FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
There is further information for international students on our international website if youre applying with non-UK qualifications.
All shortlisted applicants will be required to attend an interview. Interviews will take the form of a an individual interview. You will also be required to complete a written test at interview. If you have a disability that you think will affect your ability to participate in any of these activities, please tell us about these when you confirm your intention to attend for the interview.
Our programmes undergo an annual review and major review (normally at 6 year intervals) to ensure an up-to-date curriculum supported by the latest online learning technology. For further information on when we may make changes to our programmes, please see the changes section of our Terms and Conditions.
This online prospectus provides an overview of our programmes of study and the University. We regularly update our online prospectus so that our published course information is accurate. Please check back to the online prospectus before making an application to us to access the most up to date information for your chosen course of study.
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The Office for Students is the principal regulator for the University. For further information about their role please visit the Office for Students website. You can find out more about our courses including our approach to timetabling, course structures and assessment and feedback on our website.