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Midwifery with Registered Midwife (Hons) for Registered Nurses (Adult)

St George's, University of London

24 months
Duration
16200 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Are you a registered adult nurse and considering a move into midwifery? If so, this two year Midwifery with Registered Midwife (Hons) for Registered Nurses (Adult) course from St George's, University of London is ideal as it recognises the skills and knowledge you already have.

Overview

By studying the Midwifery with Registered Midwife (Hons) for Registered Nurses (Adult) course from St George's, University of London you'll gain the scientific knowledge and practical skills for a midwifery career, graduating with a degree and a professional midwifery qualification.

You'll gain clinical placement experience in maternity units in a variety of hospital and community settings in South West London and Surrey.

As a nurse you'll know the importance of teamwork. We pride ourselves on being a very supportive team and we'll take an individual and personal interest in your progress. Kingston University has a well-established and highly effective Student Life Services team, which could be useful if you're coming back to study after a period working.

Careers

Registered midwives can choose to develop their skills and experience in the NHS, or the independent or voluntary sectors. Midwives can elect to work clinically, teach, undertake research or even manage a complete maternity service.

Midwifery today is a highly attractive career with good financial rewards and excellent employment prospects in the UK and overseas. The majority of midwives work in the NHS, either in the community working alongside GPs, district nurses and social workers, or in hospital environments in partnership with obstetricians, anaesthetists and neonatologists.

Others work in private maternity hospitals or practice independently. There are many practice-based roles and also management opportunities in both midwifery and general health care which can enable midwives to develop and support modern midwifery practice. Midwives may also take on consultant roles.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Improving Practice through Research
  • Transition to Midwifery Practice
  • Social and Political Context of Midwifery Care
  • Midwifery and Complicated Childbearing
  • Effective Midwifery Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Registration as an Adult Nurse (RNA) on the NMC Professional Register. 120 credits at Level 5 and six months post registration work experience. GSCEs at grade C/4 including English, Mathematics and Science. Enhanced DBS check and Occupational Health Clearance. Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview.
  • GCSE at grade 4 or above (or grade C or above for GCSEs taken before 2017) in English Language, Mathematics and a science subject or equivalent qualification e.g. Functional/Key skills Level 2 in numeracy and literacy; Level 2 Applied Science.
  • All suitable applicants are required to attend an online interview. This includes a series of short value-based questions, tasks or scenarios.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16200 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 24 months.

International - EU students: 

  • Year 2: £16,500

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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