Following a successful interview, you are likely to join peers who work across other Health Boards within Wales providing excellent opportunities of shared learning and areas of innovation.
Many aspects of student learning will continue to develop through the digital platform whilst it is envisaged that some didactic learning and engagement within the classroom will start to return for all students soon.
Career after the Community Health Studies Specialist Practice Award in District Nursing programme from Swansea University
The Specialist Practitioner – District Nurse with integrated V100 Nurse Prescribing, is an approved specialist qualification that is recorded against your nurse registration with the NMC. As a result you will be able to apply for a District Nurse caseload holder post.
Fundamentals of Community Practice
Research and Development in Community Nursing Practice
Enhancing Skills in District Nursing Practice
Developing District Nursing Practice
Consolidation of District Nursing Practice
Community Practitioner Nurse or Midwife Prescribing (V100)
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesNursing Health Sciences View 999 other Bachelors in Health Sciences in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- To apply for this course you must be a registered nurse with usually one year’s professional practice. You must already be working within the community setting.
- You will need to have 120 credits at Diploma level (level 5). If you already hold a first degree and aim to seek the Specialist Practitioner qualification, then you will follow the same route and level as the BSc (Hons) and will be awarded a Graduate Diploma.
- Subject to you meeting the entry criteria, you will be invited to attend for interview. The interview panel usually comprises of course lecturers, Health Board personnel, Service Users and either a current or previous student. In most cases the interview takes the form of a multi modal interview selection day where you will meet other applicants and asked to complete designated tasks that showcase your ability to work closely with others and to demonstrate effective communication skills.
Living costs for Swansea
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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