B.Sc. Blended

Nursing (Child Branch) (Hons)

Swansea University

36 months
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Over the course of this three-year Nursing (Child Branch) (Hons) programme from Swansea University, you will learn about the holistic health and wellbeing needs of children, young people, and their families.


The internationally recognised Nursing (Child Branch) (Hons) programme from Swansea University will give you the skills and experience to launch a rewarding career.

Through a mix of academic study and practical clinical experience, you will develop the professional skills to provide high quality, evidence-based nursing care and health protection measures in a range of clinical and community settings, often working as part of a multi-disciplinary team across the health and social care sectors.

Half of our teaching takes place in the university and the other half in healthcare settings. We have excellent working relationships with many healthcare providers, so you will have access to a wide range of clinical experiences across south west Wales. These include placements in the NHS and independent sector in hospitals and community settings.


On graduation, you will be eligible to apply for Registered Nurse (Child) status with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and to register as a nurse for work in EU and EEA.

Job prospects are excellent, with 100 per cent of our nursing graduates employed in a professional or managerial job within six months (Destination of Leavers from HE Study)

You can expect a starting salary of £24,214 rising to £43,772 for a highly experienced staff nurse.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nursing and Health Care 
  • Understanding Health and Illness 
  • Contexts of Care 
  • Acute Care 
  • Care of the Child and Young Person with a Long Term Condition and Palliative Care Needs 
  • Ensuring Quality Care

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Typical A-level Offer

  • Minimum BBB at A level, health or science related courses are desirable.
Typical Access to HE Offer
  • 24 Distinctions, 18 Merits, 3 Passes
Typical BTEC Offer
  • DDM
Typical Welsh BACC Offer
  • B and BB at A level or DD at BTEC
Irish Leaving Certificate
  • 360

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Swansea

727 - 1379 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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