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Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (School Nursing)

University of Wolverhampton

Postgraduate Diploma
12 months
Duration
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Tuition fee
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About

The Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (School Nursing) course at University of Wolverhampton aims to develop you as safe, competent and professional a Specialist Community Public Health Nursing practitioner, fit for practice in the designated field of school nursing.

Overview

On successful completion of the specialist Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (School Nursing) course at University of Wolverhampton, you will be able to register on the third part of the Nursing and Midwifery register as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse School Nursing.

    The course will also:

  • equip you with the knowledge, skills and understanding to evaluate, enhance and develop your public health practice
  • develop and enhance your leadership and management skills within the context of public health nursing practice to support others and to benefit the health of children, families and communities.
  • enable you to adopt critical reflective practice and lifelong learning that fosters a spirit of scientific enquiry and research promoting personal and professional development.
  • equip you with cognitive skills and knowledge to lead, innovate, advocate change and contribute to an evidence base of practice in order to benefit the health of children, young people, families and communities.
  • support you to work with codes and standards of professional practice to protect human rights, promote equality and manage risk to deliver safe effective health care.

Career opportunities

You will by the end of the course be able to apply to the third part of the NMC register to practice as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse / School Nurse.

Further career opportunities are available in specialist clinical roles; Education and Management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Perspectives of Public Health in Specialist Practice 
  • Research and Inquiry in Specialist Practice 
  • Contemporary issues in child and adolescent health 
  • Critical perspectives of safeguarding children, young people and families 
  • Critical perspectives of leadership, management and innovation in specialist practice 
  • Specialist Community Public Health Nursing -School Nursing and Health Visiting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Direct applications can be made any time prior to the course start date but we will need sufficient time to process it.

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students must be a Level 1 Registered Nurse or Midwife on either Part 1 or Part 2 of the Nursing and Midwifery Council Register.
  • They must be seconded or sponsored by a NHS Trust or equivalent employer. The minimum academic entry requirement is a first degree.  
  •  Students will be required to undertake a DBS check and occupational health clearance which is arranged by the sponsoring or seconding organisation

Tuition Fee

Funding

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