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  Nursing (Pre-Registration) Child MSc

University of Huddersfield    School of Human & Health Sciences

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

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Embark on a rewarding journey towards becoming a skilled and compassionate child nurse with the Nursing (Pre-Registration) Child MSc programme. This two-year full-time Master's course equips you with the essential skills to excel in the dynamic healthcare landscape. Through a balanced curriculum of theory and practice, you will develop expertise in caring for children, young people, and their families across various healthcare settings. The course, designed to meet Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Standards, focuses on professional values, communication, decision-making, and leadership skills. Taught by dedicated lecturers and supported by experienced practitioners, you will benefit from innovative teaching environments, including a simulated children's ward for hands-on learning. Clinical placements in diverse settings offer real-world experience, while opportunities for interprofessional learning enhance your skills further. Entry requirements include an Honours degree and relevant work experience, ensuring a high standard of academic and practical readiness. Join this programme to fast-track your journey to becoming a registered child nurse and make a positive impact in the healthcare sector.

About the course

The next available intake for this course is January 2025.

This course provides the opportunity for those who have studied an undergraduate degree to undertake a two-year full-time Master's course and upon successful completion receive eligibility for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). The course helps you to develop the skills required, in order to become a confident, competent, caring and compassionate child nurse in a rapidly changing health and social care environment. This includes developing the vital skills required to care for children, young people and their families whatever their circumstances, including those with acute illness, long-term conditions or those who need help to maintain their health.

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Entry Requirements

An Honours degree (2:2 or above) and work experience relevant to the programme to be followed. Applicants with an Honours degree and considerable relevant experience may also be considered if they can demonstrate their ability to study at Masters level.
If successful at interview, applicants are required to successfully demonstrate that they have completed 550 hours of theory through studying/reading and a minimum of 700 hours of practice before they start the course using a Pre-Entry Portfolio. Students will have 700 hours of practice verified in the Pre-Entry Portfolio.

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