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Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - Health Visiting or School Nursing

University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

12 months
Duration
14500 GBP/year
7800 GBP/year
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About

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

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. 

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 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. 

Accreditation

Accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Council. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Healthy Child Healthy Adult Safeguarding Healthy Development 
  • Principles of Public Health and Social Policy 
  • Leadership in Practice 
  • Safeguarding 

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

UK students can apply all year round.

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should hold at least a 2:2 degree in health related area or equivalent
  • Credits: 360 credits of which 120 must be at Level 6 in a relevant Nursing Practice or Social Sciences related subject
  • Applicants show have an effective current registration on either part one or two of the Nursing and Midwifery Council register
  • This programme is also offered at a BSc Hons level
  • A detailed admissions procedure will be forwarded on application
  • Have the commitment of their employer to support course fees
  • The equivalent of at least one year post-registration practice experience
  • This course will involve you working with vulnerable groups of individuals, including children. In order to ensure that the University offers places on their programmes to suitable candidates you will be required to obtain a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance (formerly termed CRB).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7800 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

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