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Nursing – Children and Young People BSc
Nursing – Children and Young People BSc

Nursing – Children and Young People BSc

  • ID:RGU440222
  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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  • Type:Full-time

Fees (GBP)

  • TuitionFee/Year:£13,670.00
  • LivingFee/Year:£12,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:£624.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:£13,670.00
  • LivingFee/Year:£12,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:£624.00
Estimated Total/program:
£78,882.00
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

  • SQA Higher: CCC. Higher English and a science subject are recommended. English, Maths and a science subject are required at National 5 grade C or above if not held at Higher.

  • GCE A Level: CC. A Level English and a science subject are recommended. English, Maths and a science subject are required at GCSE grade 5/C or above if not held at A Level.

  • Irish Leaving Certificate Higher: H3H4H4. Higher English and a science subject are recommended. English, Maths and a science subject are required at grade O3 or above if not held at Higher.

  • IB Diploma: 24. Higher Level English and a science subject are recommended. English, Maths and a science subject are required at Standard Level grade 3 if not held at Higher.

English requirements

  • All applicants whose first language is not English are required to have an Academic IELTS (International English Language Testing System) overall score of 7.0 with a score of 7.0 in all elements apart from writing where minimum score is 6.5. Appropriate equivalents will be considered.

Course Information

The BSc Children and Young People (CYP) Nursing course will prepare you for providing holistic care across a variety or healthcare and social settings. As a qualified nurse you will work in partnership with children, young people under the age of 16 years old, and their families to improve and support their health and wellbeing.

The course will give you an understanding of care for individuals across the lifespan and in a range of settings. Initially you will learn with peers in the adult and mental health fields before you develop your professional knowledge, experience and understanding specific to CYP nursing. You will embark on practice learning experiences throughout the course so you can put your theoretical knowledge into practice providing you with a wealth of experience.

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Stage 1, Semester 1

  •   NU1302,   Nursing Care - Application

  •   NU1303,   Sciences 1

  •   NU1304,   Fundamentals of Nursing Practice

Stage 1, Semester 2,

  •   NU1301,   Exploring Health,

  •   NU1304,   Fundamentals of Nursing Practice,

Stage 1, Semester 3,

  •   NU1304,   Fundamentals of Nursing Practice,

Stage 2, Semester 1

  •   NU2302,   Nursing Care - Decision Making

  •   NU2303,   Sciences 2

  •   NU2304,   Developing Nursing Practice

Stage 2, Semester 2,

  •   NU2301,   Promoting Health,

  •   NU2303,   Sciences 2,

  •   NU2304,   Developing Nursing Practice,

Stage 2, Semester 3,

  •   NU2304,   Developing Nursing Practice,

Stage 3, Semester 1

  •   NU3336,   Leading in Adult Nursing

  •   NU3337,   Leading in Children and Young People's Nursing

  •   NU3338,   Applied Mental Health Practice

  •   NU3366,   Contemporary Sciences and Humanities in Adult Nursing

  •   NU3367,   Contemporary Sciences and Humanities in Children and Young Peoples Nursing

  •   NU3368,   Contemporary Sciences for Mental Health Practice

  •   NU3376,   Proficient Nursing Practice

  •   NU3377,   Developing Proficient Nursing Practice

Stage 3, Semester 2,

  •   NU3306,   Society, Health and Wellbeing in Adult Nursing,

  •   NU3307,   Society, Health and Wellbeing in Children and Young Peoples Nursing,

  •   NU3308,   Society, Health and Wellbeing in Mental Health Practice,

  •   NU3376,   Proficient Nursing Practice,

  •   NU3377,   Developing Proficient Nursing Practice,

Stage 3, Semester 3,

  •   NU3376,   Proficient Nursing Practice,

  •   NU3377,   Developing Proficient Nursing Practice,

Stage 4,   Semester 1

  •   NU4301,   Contemporary Unscheduled Care

  •   NU4302,   Dissertation

  •   NU4304,   Consolidating Nursing Practice

  •   NU4337,   Leading in Children and Young People's Nursing

  •   NU4338,   Applied Mental Health Practice

  •   NU4367,   Contemporary Sciences and Humanities in Children and Young People's Nursing

  •   NU4368,   Contemporary Sciences for Mental Health Practice

  •   NU4378,   Proficient Nursing Practice 2

Stage 4,   Semester 2,

  •   NU4302,   Dissertation,

  •   NU4303,   Integrated Health and Social Care,

  •   NU4307,   Society, Health and wellbeing in Children and Young People's Nursing,

  •   NU4308,   Society, Health and Wellbeing in Mental Health Practice,

  •   NU4378,   Proficient Nursing Practice 2,

Stage 4,   Semester 3,

  •   NU4378,   Proficient Nursing Practice 2,

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Children and Young People’s Nurses are in demand throughout the UK. This field of nursing is challenging but rewarding and can make a positive impact not only on the child and young person’s life but their whole family as well.

You will have the potential to work in the UK as well as abroad across a range of health and social care settings such as:

  • In the community  - schools, health centres, community teams, patient homes 

  • Hospitals - wards, intensive care, accident and emergency, operating theatres, clinics, Neonatal Units

  • Social care and voluntary agencies 

As a children and young people nurse you will be expected to work for the welfare and best interests of the child or young person and therefore it will be key to work in partnership with children, young people and their families in order to support their health and wellbeing. You will have a role in co-ordinating care along with other members of teams that may include Teachers, Play Therapists, Psychologists, Doctors, Specialist Nurses, Social Workers and Health Visitors.

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 624GBP/ per year

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