London South Bank University

Course Introduction

This course has no fees ' tuition fees are funded by the NHS. Bursaries are available (subject to eligibility). LSBU was featured in the UK top 20 for graduate starting salaries (Sunday Times University Guide 2012) and is one of London's leading universities for graduate employment in nursing (UniStats 2012). You will be placed at world'renowned hospitals and trusts during your course.

Course Modules

Year 1: Introduction to life sciences; practice skills for nursing; professional values, ethics and law; social sciences and nursing; theories and practice for adult nursing; communication in health care. Year 2: Mental wellbeing and physical health; public health and health policy; research methods and use of evidence; care of the adult patient; life sciences and medicines management; end of life and palliative care. Year 3: Politics of health; leadership, management and supervision; pharmacology and medicines management; rehabilitation and health promotion of the adult; best practice in adult nursing; complex care of the adult patient.

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

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 104-112
  • International Baccalaureate 24
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma MMD
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma D*D*
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • CRB check required
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) M2
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate