University of West London

Course Introduction

This is an exciting and dynamic course that will equip you to be at the cutting edge of the delivery of evidence based modern nursing to fully meet the mental health needs of a diverse and ever growing population.

Course Modules

Year 1 (Level 4):essential skills for higher education and healthcare; search for health; life span development; promoting individual health; fundamentals of nursing practice; protection of vulnerable people; introduction to professional practice; pre requisite course requirement professional practice portfolio. Year 2 (Level 5): becoming an effective professional practitioner; understanding altered physiology; principles of pharmacology and medicines management; nursing practice and decision making 1; introduction to public health; developing professional practice; pre requisite course requirement professional practice portfolio. Year 3 (Level 6): research in practice; evaluating and advancing nursing practice; nursing practice and decision making 2; leading and managing care services; advancing nursing skills; autonomous professional practice; pre requisite course requirement; professional practice portfolio.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • International Baccalaureate
  • Tariff 112-120
  • Interview
  • Degree
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • BTEC National Award
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • CRB check required
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR Certificate for IT Professionals
  • OCR L3 Certificate in Mathematics for Engineers
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • OCR Diploma for IT Professionals
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • Course specific