The Health Care Foundation Year aims to provide understanding of the key subjects in nursing to meet the prerequisites for study on the associated degree programme. The key areas of study will be effective communication and study skills combined with key subjects in nursing. You will be introduced to basic theories and concepts within the discipline and prepare for successful study at Level 4.
Modules may include:
Communication in Healthcare Settings
Working in Healthcare Settings
Foundation of Physical Health
Foundation of Mental Health
Study Skills (20 credits)
Introduction to Health Care Practice (20 credits)
Life continuum 1 - Physiology (20 credits)
Life continuum 2 - Psychological Care (20 credits)
Communication Skills (20 credits)
Numeracy (20 credits)
Application deadline details:
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