London South Bank University

Course Introduction

Throughout the course, you will gain practice experience in a wide range of in'patient and community settings, reflecting the diversity of mental health specialties. This could include acute psychiatry, child and adolescent mental health, forensic psychiatry, eating disorders, addictions and rehabilitation.

Course Modules

Modules include: Applied biological and pharmacological sciences for nursing; frameworks and concepts for mental health nursing; public health and well'being; best practice in mental health nursing; working with complex presentations; politics and leadership; disstertation (optional).

Course Additional Entry

A Bachelor degree with a minimum 2.2 classification. Candidates without a health or science related degree are required to complete a Life Sciences work book package to satisfy the Life Sciences element of the APL portfolio. In accordance with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) requirements, Maths and English GCSEs/equivalent (at C or above) are also required.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
PgDip