24 months
Duration
9250 GBP/year
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About

Mental health nursing is a constantly evolving field, with as many as one in four people experiencing a mental health issue each year.  We'll help you to meet the challenges of effective mental health care provision. The Mental Health Nursing programme is offered by London South Bank University.

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Overview

In this Mental Health Nursing programme from London South Bank University  you'll gain practice experience in a wide range of in-patient and community settings, reflecting the diversity of mental health specialities. This could include acute psychiatry, child and adolescent mental health, forensic psychiatry, eating disorders, substance use and rehabilitation.

Top-up to MSc

After graduating, you'll be able to gain a Masters degree by completing a dissertation. Students who successfully complete the PgDip course have up to four years to complete the dissertation module via part-time study. This will incur an additional cost.

Employability

This course will equip you with the skills to work in a diverse range of mental health nursing roles across a range of settings, including the NHS and the private health care sector. Successful completion of the course fulfils the requirements for graduates to be able to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as a Registered Nurse - Mental Health.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Assessing, planning and providing care in Mental Health Nursing
  • Applied physiology for Mental Health Nursing
  • Promoting health and preventing ill health
  • Pharmacology and medicines management in MH Nursing
  • Enhancing and evaluating care in Mental Health Nursing
  • Research in health and social care
  • Acute and complex care in Mental Health Nursing
  • Mother and new-born

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor degree with a minimum 2:2 classification. Candidates without a health or science related degree are required to complete a Life Sciences work book package to satisfy the Life Sciences element of the APL portfolio.
  • Please make sure you have the required GCSE qualifications (or equivalent Level 2 qualifications) before applying for this course.

Tuition Fee

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  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 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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