Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: January 15
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: £20
Intakes: September
International tuition: £15,900
Domestic tuition: £9,250

Program overview

First-year modules aim to provide the core foundation skills for children’s nurses to work within health and social care settings. There is an emphasis on the acquisition of knowledge and understanding of anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, and social sciences. The second year aims to build upon the knowledge and skills gained in the first, focusing on the development of professional skills and the application of ethical principles to rational decision making. During the final year of the degree, students can study the theory behind leading and managing complex children’s nursing care, and explore the theory and practice of innovative and transformational change in practice for their final project. Modules can include Personal Development and Resilience; Fundamental Nursing Care; Person-centred Holistic Children’s Nursing; Promoting Health and Preventing Ill Health; Assessing Needs, Planning and Coordinating Care; and Healthcare Sciences. The course is offered over three academic years, consisting of 45 weeks of study per year, using a range of teaching and learning styles. Students spend half of their time studying at the University and half of their time in practice gaining experience in child nursing.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



    IELTS 7.0 Successful performance at an interview Knowledge of contemporary health and social care issues, and the nature of nursing in a public health context Understanding of written material and can communicate clearly and accurately in written and spoken English “Settled residential status” in the United Kingdom in line with the requirements of the 1977 Immigration Act Resident in the United Kingdom for at least three years Satisfactory completion of Occupational Health Check Satisfactory completion of an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) (formerly the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB)). When you choose Nursing in your UCAS application, you will be asked an additional question regarding criminal convictions. Here you must declare all spent and unspent criminal convictions including (but not limited to) cautions, reprimands, final warnings, bind over orders or similar and details of any minor offences, fixed penalty notices, penalty notices for disorder, ASBOs or VOOs.

    Career opportunities

    Graduates can work in a range of diverse health and social care settings, from acute nursing to community care, or in education, research, and improvement. The University Careers and Employability Team offer qualified advisors who can work with students to provide tailored, individual support and careers advice during their time at the University. As a member of alumni the university also offers one-to-one support in the first year after completing a course, including access to events, vacancy information and website resources; with access to online vacancies and virtual resources for the following two years.

    Campus location

    Lincoln , United Kingdom

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