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MNSW Children’s Nursing and Social Work, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #1001 (WUR) Cambridge, United Kingdom
MNSW Children’s Nursing and Social Work programme of Edge Hill University will provide you with the skills, knowledge and practical experience required for a career as an integrated Children’s Nursing and Social Work practitioner in a range of health and social care settings. 
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Overview

Delivered alongside our partners in the Cheshire & Merseyside Social Work Teaching Partnership and conferring eligibility for two professional awards, MNSW Children’s Nursing and Social Work programme of Edge Hill University combines perspectives from health, social care, education and related disciplines to ensure you graduate able to work highly effectively in a multi-disciplinary environment. 

If you can demonstrate a clear commitment to becoming an integrated Nursing and Social Work practitioner, while also having the ability to recognise the perspectives of service users, their families and carers, then this is the programme for you.

Career:

Career prospects are excellent because the programme offers you the opportunity to achieve a Masters level academic qualification and two professional awards.

Children with complex and long-term conditions increasingly require treatment underpinned by a greater understanding from a more integrated health and social care perspective. This programme prepares you to undertake professional roles which fulfil that need.

The University continues to work with prospective employers to identify future areas of employment for practitioners with dual Nursing and Social Work registration.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    480 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Social Work
  • Contemporary Nursing
  • Foundations for Integrated Practice
  • Adults Within an Integrated Health and Social Care Context
  • Enhancing Confidence and Capability for Integrated Practice
  • Working with Complexity in Health and Social Care

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Typical offer 128 UCAS Tariff points. No specific subjects are required. You will also need GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or nationally recognised equivalent).
  • Eligible candidates must provide evidence of study within the three years prior to application. An interview forms part of the selection process.
  • If you accept an offer from Edge Hill you will need to satisfy the requirements of the Nursing & Midwifery Council and Social Work England in respect of physical and mental fitness and will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure indicating that you meet the mandatory criteria of ‘Clearance to Work with Children and/or Vulnerable Adults’. Further information will be sent to you after you have firmly accepted an offer.

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Cambridge

  • 846 - 1470 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Subject to eligibility, UK and EU students can apply for a Tuition Fee Loan from the Government to cover the full cost of tuition fees. UK students may also be eligible to apply for additional funding to help with living costs.

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