Professional Practice - Children's Nursing, PgDip, MSc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • English
    Language
The portfolio of pathways focusing on children and young people is designed to foster a purposeful and child-centred approach that makes a significant impact to children's services and student career satisfaction. Professional Practice - Children's Nursing is offered by London South Bank University.

About

Modules are delivered as standalone at both undergraduate and masters level and you can access a number of modules within the children's nursing portfolio. In keeping with a philosophy of inter-professional working, a number of modules are designed to meet the education needs of the inter-professional team.

The course framework offers a flexible approach to the sequence and time-frame in which modules can be taken. This is negotiated on an individual basis with the pathway advisors.

Employability

Employment prospects are excellent, with students gaining contemporary knowledge and skills making them fit for purpose.

Professional Practice - Children's Nursing is offered by London South Bank University.

Programme Structure

Modules
Year 1-6
  • Specialist pathway modules
  • Optional modules
Year 2-6
  • Specialist modules
  • Optional modules
  • Research preparation module
Year 3-6
  • Dissertation or practice project
The framework offers a flexible approach to study. Modules with a clinical focus at Level 7 include:
  • Principles of managing children's pain
  • Childhood cancer nursing
  • Paediatric cardiac critical care nursing
  • Paediatric intensive care nursing
  • Perspectives in adolescent care
  • Child and adolescent mental health awareness
  • Caring for children and young people with life limiting conditions

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

Applicants for this course come from a range of children's nursing backgrounds working in children's services, primary care, the community, hospice and hospital settings.

Tuition Fee

Speak to your employer/Trust to discuss professional development funding for this course.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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