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  MSc Nursing (Pre-registration - Child)

University of Lincoln    Lincoln School of Health and Social Care

Full time January MSc 2 years full time Award winner
Nursing & Health (27)

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Embark on a rewarding journey with the MSc Nursing (Pre-registration - Child) programme at the University of Lincoln. This Master's degree is tailored for graduates aspiring to become registered nurses specialising in child care. The curriculum is designed to instil essential skills such as critical thinking and inquiry, aligning with the Nursing and Midwifery Council's core values. Students will engage in modules covering a spectrum of topics, from leadership in nursing practice to managing complex care, ensuring they meet the Future nurse standards of proficiency. The programme boasts a unique 'Student as Producer' model, promoting research-based learning and collaboration among students and professionals. With access to state-of-the-art facilities in the Sarah Swift Building and diverse placement opportunities across Lincolnshire, students are equipped to excel in various healthcare settings. Entry requirements include a 2.2 honours degree or above, along with specific GCSE qualifications. Join us in shaping the future of healthcare and making a difference in the lives of children and families.

About the course

Please note, applications for the January 2023 intake open on 1 March 2022 and will close on 10 May 2022.

Welcome to MSc Nursing (Pre-registration - Child)

Children's nurses are part of multidisciplinary teams that care for children of all ages. They play an essential role in assessing a child's needs and supporting children's families.

This Master's degree enables graduates from a range of backgrounds the opportunity to transfer their skills to become a registered nurse (child). The course is aimed at graduates of relevant degrees who aspire to qualify for eligibility to apply to the NMC Register.

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Entry Requirements

Applicants should hold an honours degree at 2.2 classification or above.

Normally 3 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) including English, Maths and Science, or equivalent qualifications. These GCSEs must be obtained prior to submitting an application. Applicants who completed an Access to HE in Health and Social Care will be required to provide evidence of undertaking science units at level 3.


For eligible students, there are more ways than ever before to fund your postgraduate study, whether you want to do a taught or research course. For those wishing to undertake a Master's course, you can apply for a loan as a contribution towards the course and living costs.

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