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Midwifery with Professional Registration (Shortened Programme for Registered Adult Nurses) Honours, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 21 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) ,
Midwifery is an extremely rewarding career, yet there is a shortfall of qualified professionals to meet growing demand. The BSc Midwifery with Professional Registration (Shortened Programme for Registered Adult Nurses) Honours at Middlesex University is designed for qualified adult nurses wanting to train as midwifes within a supportive and professional learning environment.

About

Why study BSc Midwifery with Professional Registration (Shortened Programme for Registered Adult Nurses) Honours at Middlesex University?

The theoretical component prepares you for every aspect of the midwife's role; you will learn the essential skills required to support families to prepare for parenthood and develop a thorough knowledge of antenatal and postnatal care. Upon graduation, you will be armed with the confidence to offer counselling, guidance and care to women at all stages of pregnancy, from the initial hospital visit through to the 28th day following birth.

The course is fully approved by the NMC, and graduates will be placed on the professional register to work as midwives, whilst also having the advantage of being dual-qualified.

Course highlights

  • Your studies are supported by brand new state-of-the-art facilities including midwifery skills labs and a separate building set up to deliver a range of high-fidelity simulations in areas such as resuscitation and dealing with women with complex care needs
  • This course has been developed in partnership with local NHS trusts so we are able to offer placements within leading maternity wards
  • The team of dedicated academics and support staff ensure that you receive the highest standard of clinical training
  • This course is approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council to meet the highest standard of healthcare training

Careers

Career opportunities for midwives go beyond hospitals with antenatal, labour and postnatal wards and neonatal units in the private sector and NHS, these include work in the community, local clinics, children's centres and GP surgeries.

Midwifery is a well-paid field with excellent career progression. Your can also diversify your career adding elements of research, teaching, practice development and management - including management at board level within an NHS trust.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 21 months
    • Duration description
      85 weeks
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Midwifery
  • Evidence-Based Midwifery Practice 
  • Care of Mother and Baby with Complex Needs 
  • Towards Autonomous Midwifery Practice 
  • Practice Modules 
  • Dissertation

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

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  • Minimum required score:

    87

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General Requirements

  • This degree is tailored towards qualified adult nurses who are on the NMC Professional Register
  • We require 70 credit points at diploma level
  • We also require 12 months experience working as a nurse

Further requirements

  • To begin the course you must complete a satisfactory enhanced DBS check, Occupational Health Check, and provide suitable references.
  • Applicants whose first language is not English must have competence in English language and the most common English Language requirements for European students is IELTS with an overall score of 7.0 (with minimum 7.0 in all four components).

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 21 months.
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  • UK/EU students only are eligible to apply for this course.

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

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