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BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing

University of Northampton
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Course UCAS code: B700
Qualification type:
  • BSc (Hons), Full-time , Duration: 3 Years
Course Summary:
Do you have the compassion to care for people at the most vulnerable time of their lives? Do you have the courage to deal with difficult situations? Have you the commitment we need to enter adult nursing? If you show us that you have the care, compassion, courage, commitment and communication skills that we need to support and work with adults in nursing we will work with you to develop the competence to do so. Our three year undergraduate nursing course will give you the ability to cope with a demanding and satisfying profession leading to BSc Nursing (Hons) and registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). Our programme is structured to give you a strong foundation in adult nursing with skills based upon the theory taught at the University and clinical placements. If you have the capabilities and compassion to study to become an Adult nurse, we want to hear from you. **By studying at the University of Northampton, you can be sure that:** - You will experience student life at the University’s £330 million Waterside Campus. Come along to an Open Day and find out more. - Students enrolling on this course at Northampton will be provided with their own brand new laptop* to keep at no additional cost. All sports clubs and societies are free to join at Northampton and every essential course text book is available via the library, meaning you won’t have to purchase copies. For more information on this visit our website (northampton.ac.uk/benefits). - Based on the evidence available, the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Panel judged that the University of Northampton delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It is of the highest quality found in the UK. - Our expert academics teach in small groups supported with one to one assistance. Our academics and students form a tight bond, providing individualised support and guidance whilst challenging students academically. - We invest more money into your education than 90% of Universities in the UK** Whatever your ambitions, we’re here to help you to achieve them. We’ll support you to identify the skills you’re learning during your course, find your strengths and secure practical experience so that when it comes to applying for jobs or further study you’ll feel confident in standing out from the crowd. **The Northampton Employment Promise** - In fact, we’re so confident in our careers and employability support that if you achieve at least a 2:2 degree and complete either our Employability Plus Gold programme or achieve a Changemaker Gold Certificate during your time studying with us, but still haven’t secured full-time employment 12 months after graduating, we will secure a three – six month paid internship for you or support you into postgraduate study. ✱ terms and conditions apply. See northampton.ac.uk/benefits for more information ✱✱ source: Guardian University League Table 2020.
Modules:
**STAGE 1:** • Discovering My Identity as a Nurse (compulsory) • Professionalism and Public Protection in Nursing (compulsory) • Exploring the Evidence Base for Nursing (compulsory) • Developing Competence in Safe, Effective Administration and Optimization of Medicines (compulsory) • Guided Participation in Nursing Care (compulsory) **STAGE 2:** • Constructing and Developing My Nursing Identity (compulsory) • Applying Understanding of Nursing Professionalism and Protection of the Public in Nursing (compulsory) • Interpreting the Evidence Base Influencing Adult Nursing (compulsory) • Demonstrating Continuing Competence in the Safe, Effective Administration and Optimization of Medicines (compulsory) • Active Participation in Nursing Care (compulsory) **STAGE 3:** • Transforming and Innovating Adult Nursing (compulsory) • Developing My Nurse Identity Towards Becoming a Registrant (compulsory) • Becoming a Professional, Responsible, and Accountable Registered Nurse (compulsory) • Demonstrating Competence and Confidence in Safe, Effective Administration and Optimization of Medicines and the Health - Numeracy Assessment (compulsory) • Leading and Coordinating Adult Nursing Care (compulsory). Module information is quoted for 2018/19 entry. Please note that modules run subject to student numbers and staff availability, any changes will be communicated to applicants accordingly.
Assessment Methods:
All assessment is marked in accordance with University regulations. All external examiners are registered nurses who also hold recordable teaching qualifications approved by the NMC.
Application deadline details:

15 January

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It's a young university, so the campuses are smaller than you'd expect. It’s got a great homely vibe, The nightlife is amazing though, Embargo's the place to go during the week and Roadmender is a great venue for indie music. The teaching is great though, very varied and creative, the academics are really dedicated to making you think about stuff differently. There are really strong support services too. And the Northampton Carnival is great to shake off the exam stress in June.

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Course Enquiries:
Tel. 0300 303 2772
Email. [email protected]

Course Enquiries:
Tel. 0300 303 2772
Email. [email protected]

 
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  • retromoustache's avatar by retromoustache on 24th January 2019
    My experience here was better than I expected. Apart from the recent campus change in 2018, the teaching was honestly something I was told was terrible. Heck I was told to avoid coming here!
  • Mantas.link's avatar by Mantas.link on 24th January 2019
    Its great
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