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Midwifery (Hons)

Northumbria University

36 months
Duration
15500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Building upon this course’s previous success, the new Midwifery (Hons) course from Northumbria University has been developed to incorporate the future of midwifery practice whilst drawing on the essential elements of midwifery.

Overview

Are you passionate about ensuring that women have a safe and life-enhancing experience during their maternity care?

Approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council, you will leave this course as a confident graduate who is able to contribute to the care of childbearing women.

Delivered in our specialised clinical skills centre, you will have access to facilities and training equipment that is at the forefront of the midwifery practice. You will also undertake a number of placements, and have the option of applying for an overseas placement in the second year of your course.

The Midwifery (Hons) course from Northumbria University has been designed to meet the requirements of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) enabling you to apply for professional registration as a midwife on successful completion of your degree.

100% of students believe that their course has provided them with the opportunities to apply what they have learnt (NSS, 2019).

Career Edge

Developed in-line with the competencies identified within the NMC standards and the values that underpin the NHS constitution, you will leave this course prepared for the workplace and with the relevant clinical experience to apply for professional registration.

The work placements you will complete whilst studying for your degree will provide you with experience of working in a real life environment, something that can prove invaluable when applying for jobs. Additionally, in the final year of your course you will have the unique opportunity to carry a small caseload of women through their childbirth experience.

This course offers additional enhancements such as flexible preparation for neonatal physical examination, which can further contribute to your CV.

On graduation you will have extensive experience of working with state-of-the-art equipment, in addition to relevant industry experience.

Northumbria University boasts excellent links with the NHS and other organisations in the region and our students are renowned for their high level of skills, something that is demonstrated by our consistently high employment rates. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health: Education, Information and Health Promotion in Midwifery Practice 
  • Identifying Midwifery Evidence
  • Exploring Values in Midwifery Practice
  • Assessment, Screening and Care Planning in Midwifery Practice 
  • Essential Skills in Midwifery Practice 
  • Promoting Normal Processes in Midwifery Practice 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

120 UCAS Tariff points

  • From a combination of acceptable Level 3 qualifications which may include: A level, BTEC Diplomas/Extended Diplomas, Scottish and Irish Highers, Access to HE Diplomas or the International Baccalaureate
Subject Requirements:
  • An A level or recognised equivalent in a Science or Health related subject.
GCSE Requirements:
  • Maths, English Language and a Science at minimum grade 4 or C, or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.

Funding

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Due for update

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