Nursing with Registered Nurse: Child BSc (Hons)

Child Nursing Pre-Registragistion course will enable you to develop the necessary knowledge, attitudes, skills and behaviours to be a children’s nurse and meet the demands of the role in a continuously changing healthcare syste. You will also be prepared for the multi-faceted role required by children and families now and in future years.

You will be taught in the classroom with group and self-directed learning which will provide the fundamental knowledge and understanding required to care for children and young people.

Through classroom debate you will be prepared for the role of advocate by understanding and applying the strategies by which the voices of children and families are heard and acted on.

Students will learn and develop safe and effective nursing care that meets the holistic needs of children and families, both through simulation and in a variety of practice settings. They will be able to adapt learned skills to the individual situation, keeping the child and family at the centre of their nursing practice.

Once you graduate you will be ready to take up a role as a children’s nurse, recognising the value of inter-professional working, using skills of leadership and teamwork alongside excellent nursing principles to influence contemporary and future practice.

BSc (Hons) Award
October Start
Full-time Study Mode
3 years Duration
B730 UCAS Code

Entry Requirements For This Course

We will consider you as an individual and take into account all elements of your application, not just your qualifications. We are looking for breadth and depth in your current studies and enthusiasm for the subject you wish to study.

UCAS has introduced a new tariff for courses starting from September 2017. This means the points you will be asked for are different to previous years but the grades you receive have not changed.

At least 80 points with 64 points from 2 A level passes at C or above.

At least 80 points with 64 from Merit Merit in two BTEC Subsidiary Diplomas or one BTEC Diploma.

At least 80 points with Merit Merit Pass in the BTEC Extended Diploma.

A completed Access to Higher Education Diploma.

Equivalent qualifications such as Irish Leaving Certificate, OCR Nationals, International Baccalaureate and CACHE Level 3 awards.

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