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Enhancing Healthcare Practice (Top-Up) BSc (Hons)
Enhancing Healthcare Practice (Top-Up) BSc (Hons)

Enhancing Healthcare Practice (Top-Up) BSc (Hons)

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  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirement

You will need to meet all of the following entry requirements in order to be eligible to apply for this course:

  • Attainment of 240 credits of which 120 must be at level five (Diploma). Applicants who have not attained 120 level five credits as a result of certificated learning will be credited with 60 credits at level 5, if they have evidence of current or recent contemporary clinical practice. Applicants may also make an additional claim through APEL for up to another additional 60 credits at level 5.
  • Be able to provide evidence of registration with a professional body or of an appropriate professional qualification.
  • Applicants whose first language is not English will be asked to provide evidence of an IELTS certificate (or equivalent) with a score of at least 6.0 in each area is required.
  • For NUR3015P students must hold a professional registration with the NMC and be registered for a minimum of 3 years at the point of commencing the module.
  • Modules will also be available on a stand-alone basis (excluding the Evidenced based research project) – continuation on the programme will only be permitted if candidates meet the programme entry criteria.
  • A current DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check will be required to access NUR3015P.

Course Information

Our BSc (Hons) Enhancing Healthcare Practice Top-Up is a flexible course which has been specifically developed to meet the needs of professionals from across the healthcare sector who wish to enhance their professional practice whilst working towards a recognised degree level qualification.

This award provides access to a variety of modules which address a range of contemporary healthcare agendas that are relevant across the health and social care setting. The programme design affords opportunities to share professional insight and knowledge through inter-disciplinary collaboration to foster personal, professional and service development.

Completion of this award allows students to be considered for advanced academic and professional study; including but not limited to awards such as MSc Advancing Practice and MSc Advanced Clinical Practice offered at the University of Northampton.

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  • Nurse Independent and Supplementary Prescribing (NISP) (NMC V300) Programme (40 Credits)
  • Contemporary Approaches to Enhancing Practice (20 Credits)
  • Promoting Health and Wellbeing (20 Credits)
  • Complexities of Health Across the Lifespan (20 Credits)
  • Progressing and Influencing Practice (20 Credits)
  • Principles of Effective Clinical Education (20 Credits)
  • Health and Social Research Methods for the Evidence Based Practitioner (20 Credits)
  • Leading Change in Healthcare Practice (20 Credits)
  • Evidenced Based Research Project (40 Credits)
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