What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
112 UCAS tariff points from a minimum of 2 A2 subjects or equivalent. We do not accept tariff points achieved from General Studies, Key Skills or Music Qualifications
112 points including at least two subjects at advanced higher level with a Science subject at grade C or better. General Studies is not accepted.
Must be achieved from a BTEC in Health & Social Care or Applied Science.
Must be from a minimum of 2 A2 subjects or equivalent. We do not accept tariff points achieved from General Studies, Key Skills or Music Qualifications
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers29%
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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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Ranked No.1 in the UK for graduate prospects (The Times and Sunday Times University Guide 2017), Nursing at DMU is a rewarding degree and career that offers you the chance to make a real difference in people’s lives. Nursing with Registration (Mental Health Nursing) BSc (Hons) will help you to develop personally, professionally and academically, equipping you with the necessary skills and relevant qualification to practise as a registered nurse and to begin your career in health and social care. With intakes in September and March, you will spend 50 per cent of your time being taught theory by registered nurses and academic researchers. The other 50 per cent of the course gives you the opportunity to put the theory learnt into practice on placements in the NHS, independent and voluntary sectors across Leicestershire and Rutland, as well as a limited number of placements in hospitals and community services in Nottinghamshire. On placement you will be supported by an enthusiastic mentor who works collaboratively with multi-professional health/social care teams and alongside university staff to ensure there are plentiful opportunities to gain a wide variety of learning and work experiences. Upon completion of the course you will be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. Additionally, benefit from brand new clinical skills suites which provide the opportunity to gain hands-on practical learning. For more information about this degree and its fields of practice please visit our website dmu.ac.uk/mentalhealthnursing
YEAR ONE: Professional Responsibility 1; Skills and Evidence for Professional Practice; Foundations of Nursing Practice; Promotion of Health and Well-being; Holistic Nursing Interventions. YEAR TWO: Professional Responsibility 2; Analysing Evidence for Healthcare; Complex Care Needs; Responding to Altered Health Needs; Contemporary Issues in Nursing. YEAR THREE: Professional Responsibility 3; Dissertation; Working in Partnership with Service Users and Carers; Transitions to Professional Practice.
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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