• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

Adult nurses play crucial roles in healthcare settings by restoring and promoting health, supporting patients and their families, and responding to the varied healthcare needs of individual patients or communities.

Career opportunities are varied, with registered nurses working for the NHS or the private sector, for medical charities, voluntary organisations, in community care or the education sector. As well as prospects in the UK, global career opportunities are a very real option (subject to country specific criteria).

During this Nursing with Registration (Adult Nursing) (Hons) programme from De Montfort University – thanks to strong links with service providers across the region – we are able to offer a range of placement opportunities embedded within all three years of the course.

In addition, you’ll study a range of topics including foundations of nursing practice, professional responsibility, health promotion, holistic nursing interventions, analysing evidence, complex care needs, responding to altered health needs, contemporary issues in nursing and working in partnership with service users and carers.

Graduate Careers

The qualification enables you to practice anywhere in the UK, EU plus countries such as Canada, USA and Australasia (local registration required).

Once qualified, our postgraduate study opportunities further enhance your knowledge and skills; including Masters Degrees, Learning Beyond Registration modules, professional Doctorates and the Physician Associate Studies MSc. 

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Practice Experience 
  • Transition into Higher Education
  • Foundations of Nursing Practice
  • Foundations Anatomy, Physiology and Pharmacology
  • Influences on Wellbeing
  • Foundations of Field of Practice

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    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.

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General Requirements

  • A typical offer is a minimum of 112 UCAS points from a minimum of two A-levels including at least two subjects at a grade C or above (excluding General Studies, key skills and music exams), or
  • BTEC National Diploma - BTEC normally in Health and Social Care or Applied Science at Distinction/Merit/Merit, or
  • BTEC Extended Diploma - BTEC normally in Health and Social Care or Applied Science at Distinction/Merit/Merit
  • Plus five GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including Maths, English and Science. Passes in Functional Skills and Key Skills qualifications at level 2 in maths and english can be accepted as equivalents.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15450 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.
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Living costs for Leicester

  • 751 - 1430 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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