What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
120 UCAS points from a maximum of 3 A levels or equivalent including at least one of the following subjects at grade B or above or equivalent; Health and Social Care, Biology, Sports Science, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology or Sociology. (excluding General Studies). A maximum of 16 points can be counted from AS level subjects
120 points including at least two subjects at advanced higher level with Health and Social Care; Sports Science; Chemistry; Biology; Physics; Psychology or Sociology at grade B. General Studies not accepted
Must be achieved from a BTEC in Health & Social Care or Applied Science.
Must be from a maximum of 3 A levels or equivalent including at least one of the following subjects at grade B or above or equivalent; Health and Social Care, Biology, Sports Science, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology or Sociology. (excluding General Studies). A maximum of 16 points can be counted from AS level subjects
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 120 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers16%
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£9,250
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
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The Midwifery BSc (Hons) prepares you for a unique role within healthcare, giving you the skills and experience to excel in a demanding career that carries a great deal of responsibility, while offering a lot of satisfaction. As a student midwife, you will learn to communicate and work with women from all reaches of society, striving to promote their health at all times and recognising your pivotal role to women at each stage of childbirth. We take an approach of student-centred learning, combining knowledge, understanding, clinical skills and application, allowing you to become an independent, critically-thinking practitioner. This course is professionally accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). Benefit from recent faculty investment of £12 million, our dedicated midwifery clinical suite has been developed to replicate real-life settings and includes a state-of-the-art new birthing pool, allowing you to put theory in to practice. Opportunities exist to undertake clinical placements in local hospitals, the community and in birth centres, with the support of a dedicated academic tutor and mentoring from an experienced midwife in practice. 100% of our midwifery graduates seeking to enter employment or further study are successful within six months of graduating (DLHE 2014/15). To find out more please visit dmu.ac.uk/midwifery
YEAR ONE: Caring and Compassion; Communication and Contextual issues for Childbearing; Scientific Underpinnings of Midwifery Care. YEAR TWO: Evidence-Based Holistic Midwifery; Complexity in Childbearing; Critical Skills for Midwifery Practice. YEAR THREE: Dissertation; Continuity and Midwifery Practice; Midwife as Leader.
The £136 million campus transformation at De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) has created the modern, inspiring environment students deserve. DMU has been named as one of the 150 best young universities in the world by the influential Times Higher Education magazine, and rated as No.1 for graduate employability, and in the top three for teaching excellence among UK universities, in a preliminary study by the Times Higher Education magazine.
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