12 months
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13500 GBP/year
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About

As a registered nurse or midwife this Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - Health Visiting or School Nursing or Sexual Health Adviser course from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) meets the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) professional standards for specialist community public health nurses (Health Visiting or School Nursing or Sexual Health Adviser). 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

You’ll be equipped with skills to act as a clinician, educator, manager and leader, to proactively meet changing public healthcare needs. And you’ll be better able to respond to the expectations and demands of individuals, groups and populations in a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic society. 

Why study with us

You can register as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse on the third part of the Nursing and Midwifery register.

And, as the course is mapped to the NHS Knowledge and Skills Framework, it will help with career progression.

 Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - Health Visiting or School Nursing or Sexual Health Adviser course from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)   promotes independent, shared and autonomous learning developing you as a specialist community public health nurse.

Future careers

As a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse you’ll be equipped to develop your role as a clinician, educator, manager and leader, proactively meeting changing public healthcare needs. 

It’s also a good entry into a career as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • You’ll develop your professional proficiency underpinned by sound, evidence based theoretical knowledge, within the practice of specialist community public health nursing.
  • You’ll cover the four principles of public health practice; the search for, and stimulating awareness, of health needs, policies and health needs and health enhancing activities.
  • It’s 50 percent theory and 50 percent practice and you’ll be assessed in a number of ways.

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Access to this course is dependent on a successful application and interview process via two routes.
  • If you work for NHS you can be seconded by your Trust, and you’ll need to apply via them. Contact your Trust Professional Development Manager for more information. Interviews by the Trust and the University take place over two days each year.
  • You can be sponsored by an NHS Trust for which you don’t work too.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7100 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Preston

751 - 1425 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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