What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Any Science subject at grade C.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 104 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offersNot Available
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,000
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
Adult Nurses provide holistic care for anyone over 16 years old. The interprofessional ethos developed within our course is designed to support your development into an effective practitioner, able to operate as a newly qualified registered practitioner in increasingly diverse settings (community, acute hospitals, care homes, cruise ships, military settings, local authorities). Your placements will be organised to provide you with contemporary practice experience, with new opportunities being developed constantly in response to the dynamic nature of services. By doing this, it ensures our course develops your capacity to support individuals during periods of ill health and also to promote health through screening and wellbeing initiatives. This combination of knowledge and practical experience within a variety of healthcare settings will enable you to apply for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) once you have successfully completed your studies. On completion of the course you will have access to a variety of career options within health care which will include acute hospital and community care, long term conditions management, research, education and public health. You will also be able to continue your studies by undertaking postgraduate studies up to the level of PhD within our Faculty of Health and Wellbeing. 98% of our Adult Nursing graduates were in employment or further study six months after completing their studies. Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey, 2013/14.
Core module topics: professional values; communication and interpersonal skills; nursing practice and decision making; leadership, management and team working.
We're a non-traditional university with an open and welcoming environment - everyone feels at home in our historic settings. Canterbury, our main campus, is a World Heritage Site and one of the safest university cities in England and Wales. As well as a wide range of exciting courses, there is loads to see and do outside of your studies, with London and even France easily accessible for a day trip. Canterbury: think history, great teaching and an unrivalled student experience.
How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
Recognised by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) for the purpose of registration as a qualified nurse (adult).
What do the numbers say for
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What do students think about this subject here?
Here's how satisfied past students were – useful to refer to when you’re narrowing down your options. Our student score makes comparisons easier, showing whether satisfaction is high, medium or low compared to other unis.
Start building a picture of who you could be studying with by taking a look at the profile of people that have studied this subject here in previous years.
UK / Non-UK
Male / Female
Full-time / Part-time
Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
Most popular subjects students studied before attending
Here's an idea of the academic background of students from previous years, to give you a flavour of the type of people who take this subject.
What are graduates doing after six months?
Here’s what students are up after they graduate from studying this subject here. We’ve analysed the employment rate and salary figures so you can see at a glance whether they’re high, typical or low compared to graduates in this subject from other universities. Remember the numbers are only measured only six months after graduation and can be affected by the economic climate - the outlook may be different when you leave uni. What do graduate employment figures really tell you?