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Midwifery (Hons)

City, University of London

36 months
Duration
26010 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

This Midwifery (Hons) degree from City, University of London prepares you for a challenging and rewarding career as a midwife, supporting women through pregnancy and childbirth. You’ll learn through a combination of academic study and professional placements in London’s leading healthcare trusts. After completing this degree, you’ll be qualified to practise as a midwife here and abroad.

Overview

This Midwifery (Hons) degree from City, University of London prepares you to support women through diverse experiences of pregnancy and childbirth. You’ll learn about more straightforward births, as well as complicated and emergency situations many women experience.

Alongside practical midwifery skills, you’ll develop your critical thinking and abilities to assess other factors affecting pregnant women and new mothers, such as their psychological wellbeing, social environment and culture.
  • Develop practical professional skills through simulated practice in our specialist Clinical Skills Centre, before moving on to clinical placements
  • Learn with specialist equipment that simulates birthing situations from normal to emergency, developing the skills you need no-matter the birthing situation you are supporting
  • Study with experienced practitioners and research-active academics, providing you with skills and knowledge from the forefront of the discipline
  • Spend approximately 60% of your degree on clinical placement in London's leading hospitals and community settings such as Barts Health NHS Trust and University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Learn in diverse settings including midwifery-led units, home births, birthing centres, delivery suites, maternal and fetal assessment, and special care baby units.

Career

On successful completion of this degree, you will gain registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council, an internationally recognised professional qualification allowing you to practice in the UK and overseas. Some countries require additional registration.

Almost 90% of our graduates go on to employment or further study within 15 months of graduation (Graduate Outcomes Survey 2017/18). Career options include working in:

  • midwifery-led birth centres
  • acute units
  • consultant and specialist roles
  • self-employment / independent practice.

Accreditation

Successful graduates are eligible to apply for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), which provides an internationally recognised professional qualification enabling you to practice in the UK and overseas.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Using Evidence in Midwifery Practice 
  • Developing Skills for Caring in Normal Midwifery Practice (Practice Experience) 
  • Public Health, Midwifery and Healthy Communities 
  • Reproductive Biology, Pathology and Pharmacology 
  • Developing Relationships in Midwifery Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

A-level:

  • Typically ABB
Tariff:
  • 128 UCAS tariff points
International Baccalaureate:
  • 29 points
BTEC:
  • DDM. Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care or Science-related subject
GCSE:Unless studying towards an Access to HE Diploma in a relevant subject, all applicants must have a minimum of five passes at grade 4 (C) GCSE, including English Language and Mathematics in addition to other requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26010 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26010 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

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

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