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Main entry requirements
including Biology, Chemistry, Physics, or Physical Education. General studies and Critical Thinking will not be accepted. Applicants must pass the practical element of science assessments where assessed separately.
This qualification is acceptable when combined with Advanced Higher grades AB, including Science.
including a science. This qualification is acceptable when combined with Scottish Higher grades ABBBB.
Considered on an individual basis if combined with A level or equivalent. Sciences must be taken. Please contact the school for further information.
including selected science modules as listed on the website. A level science can compensate for not completing sufficient science modules. GCSE English and Maths at grade C (4) or above are also required.
with 5, 5, 5 at Higher Level including science, excluding core component. Also require GCSEs as listed below, or English and Maths grade 5 at Standard Level.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 128 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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This course is accredited by the Baby Friendly Initiative and upon completion of this course you will be eligible for registration as a midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. Midwifery care is provided in a variety of settings such as homes, hospital wards and community settings. Student midwives are exposed to practice-based learning in a variety of settings to enable the development of key midwifery skills. This focus on developing practical skills as well as theoretical knowledge will ensure that you finish the degree with a deep understanding of all aspects of midwifery.
During your first year, you will be able to participate in practice placements. You will begin to learn psychomotor skills needed to assess the needs of mother and baby. In your second year you will begin exploring the different ways in which pregnancy and childbirth can change people’s lives. In your third year, you will develop skills needed for effective management and leadership and will be given opportunities to develop your teaching abilities. You will undertake case-holding throughout the course, under supervision, enabling you to provide total care for a number of childbearing women.
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