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MSc Nursing (Child)

Sheffield Hallam University
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Course UCAS code: 3310
Qualification type:
  • MSc, Full-time , Duration: 2 Years
Course Summary:
You can train to be a fully qualified children's nurse in two years if you have already completed an honours degree, preferably in a health-related subject. After completing the course, you are able to apply for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as a qualified nurse. Practice-based learning is central to your development and you spend 45 weeks of your course on placement. You gain experience in a diverse range of practice settings in your chosen area of nursing, such as caring for acutely ill children in hospitals and their own homes. Placements are across South Yorkshire and the Humber, in some of the UK’s leading healthcare providers. On your placements, you are assigned a qualified and experienced children's nurse as a mentor. They support you and make sure you are comfortable in your surroundings, so you make the most of the experience. You care for children up to sixteen years of age.This is centred around the child and their family, and can be in the home or in hospital. The Faculty of Health and Wellbeing delivers courses that enable graduates to register as professionals across a range of health and social care related subject areas. Current government policy drivers require different professional groups to work much more closely together in order to deliver better outcomes for people that use services, whilst making best use of public resources. The size and scope of provision at Sheffield Hallam means that you get to learn with, from and about other professions within health and social care. Our goal is to equip you with the knowledge, skills and values that enhance your employment opportunities, give you a strong professional identity as well as confidence in working with different professional groups and agencies. You also gain insight into other fields of nursing during the course. We provide modern facilities to help you develop clinical skills and specialist knowledge for your career. You study in clinical suites that include a mock ward and operating theatre, replicate the hospital and community settings in which you learn and work. This makes it easier to take what you’ve learnt in the University out into the real world with confidence. After you graduate from this course, you'll have the clinical nursing knowledge and the interpersonal and management skills, vital for effective patient care. **Professional recognition** This course is subject to approval by the Nursing and Midwifery Council. Graduates are eligible to apply to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. You must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council in order to practise in the UK.
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The course is organised around periods of study within the University and practice placements, which are arranged by the university. you are also offered the opportunity of planning your own elective placement in the UK or abroad. **Modules** **Stage 1** • fundamentals of public health: science and practice • essentials of nursing: science • practice and relationship centred care **Stage 2** • integrating the science and practice of nursing • developing relationship centred care: science and practice • application of the science and practice of public health • developing collaborative practice **Stage 3** • consolidating and leading the science and practice of relationship centred care • managing public health: science and practice • researching for practice • dissertation study **Placements** Placements introduce you to the fundamental skills in nursing in your chosen specialism of adult, mental health, or child nursing.
Assessment Methods:
• Examinations • Project work • Coursework • Case studies • Presentations • Assessment of nursing practice in the placement area
Application deadline details:

15 January

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Set for Whole course for International at £29,500
Student Recruitment Operations Team:
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Student Recruitment Operations Team:
Tel. (+44) 0114 225 5533
Email. [email protected]

 
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  • S1elyak1's avatar by S1elyak1 on 10th July 2019
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  • MellieMelody's avatar by MellieMelody on 24th January 2019
    I think Hallam can be a great university, especially if you choose to live in and want a good night life. The only real downside to it is the poor management of timetables, but that may be relevant to my course only.
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