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Children and Young People (Top-Up) (Hons), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #301 (WUR) Cambridge, United Kingdom
The Children and Young People (Top-Up) (Hons) programme at Anglia Ruskin University will develop your understanding of child health, and how you can deliver high standards of care to infants, children, young people and their families.
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The Children and Young People (Top-Up) (Hons) programme at Anglia Ruskin University will develop your understanding of child health, so that you can work effectively in services for children and young people.   

Already a nurse or midwife working with infants, children or young people, you’ll develop your expertise through a choice of optional modules, which include antenatal and newborn screening, and intensive care nursing. As well as this, you'll be able to sharpen your research skills by completing our Research Methodology module. 

Our modules are designed to enhance your knowledge and clinical skills in your specific area of practice. Take up to three years to complete our part-time course and by the end of it, you’ll be able to influence practice for the benefit of children and families in your care.


Completing this course will give you the chance to progress further in your career, or to pursue postgraduate study.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methodology
  • Undergraduate Major Project
  • High Dependency Care of the Acutely Ill Child
  • Law and Ethics in Health and Social Care
  • Mentorship Preparation
  • Newborn Infant Physical Examination

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • You are required to hold a relevant professional qualification such as a Dip HE in Nursing or equivalent. You must be registered with the NMC as a nurse or midwife and currently working in a clinical setting with infants children or young people. Therefore you must supply your PIN number with your application. We can also consider applicants who hold 120 level 4 credits and be able to prove a further 120 level 5 credits subject to our assessment of their suitability. 

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    4625 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4625 GBP per year and a duration of 36 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.


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