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Specialist Community Public Health Nursing - School Nursing

Postgraduate Diploma
12 months
Duration
13000 GBP/year
5950 GBP/year
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About

Train to be a community public health nurse with a specialism in school nursing with this Specialist Community Public Health Nursing - School Nursing from Leeds Beckett University.

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Overview

With a strong theoretical grounding coupled with the practical experience developed on your placements, you will have the necessary expertise to meet the Nursing & Midwifery Council's high standards of care as a specialist nurse.

There will be the opportunity to explore concepts of health behaviours and promotion in the public health arena, and you will also consider how to effectively meet the wellbeing needs of individuals, groups and wider communities. By exploring leadership and management in clinical practice, you will examine the challenges of delivering health and social care services in the current climate especially in relation to professional school nursing.

Career

On successful completion of the Specialist Community Public Health Nursing - School Nursing from Leeds Beckett University , you will be able to apply for the third part of the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC) register as a specialist school nurse. Our graduates work as school nurses with different groups of children in a range of settings.

  • School Nurse
  • Practice Nurse

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Building Community Capacity in Public Health
  • Leadership, Management & Enterprise
  • Professional Development in Practice
  • Therapeutic Relationships for Healthcare Practitioners
  • Understanding Social Research & Evaluation
  • Getting it Right for Children, Young People & Families, 5-19 Years

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

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.
79
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).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have NMC first level registration, at least a second class honours degree in the cognate subject of Health and be able to evidence recent professional development. 
  • Applicants who do not meet this academic requirement are advised to undertake the Professional Profile Development module in order to apply for recognition of prior (experiential) learning. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5950 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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