B.Sc. On Campus

Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (School Nursing) (Hons)

Teesside University

12 months
14000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


This Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (School Nursing) (Hons) programme, offered by Teesside University, is designed to educate nurses and midwives to become public health nurses so that they can contribute positively to the new public health agenda and gain employment as school nurses.


This Nursing and Midwifery Council approved Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (School Nursing) (Hons) course from Teesside University leads to registration on Part 3 of the register as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (School Nursing). If you are a nurse or midwife looking to become a school nurse, this course will appeal to you.

Career opportunities

Increased employment opportunities are available in the public health sector including public health nursing and school nursing.

Programme Structure

How you learn

  • Theory encompasses a range of teaching methods which include lectures, seminars, problem-based learning scenarios, peer review and presentations. 
  • Learning in practice placement is supported with the development of a practice portfolio, which includes self-assessment activities, learning contracts and reflective dialogue and discussion.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The main UCAS closing date is 29 January. You are encouraged to apply by then although late applications are accepted through UCAS until 30 June. 


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • have 120 credits at certificate level and 120 credits at diploma level (or equivalent)
  • have a valid registration on Part 1 or Part 2 of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) professional register (defined area of practice regulations apply)
  • be sponsored by an employing organisation that guarantees your supernumerary status throughout the course .
  • have a nominated practice teacher* who contributes to your teaching and assessment process, providing you with the opportunities to develop the knowledge and skills you need for complex and professional practice and to lead as a specialist community public health nursing practitioner.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Middlesbrough

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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