London South Bank University

Course Introduction

This short professional programme validated by theNursing Midwifery Council (NMC), General Pharmaceutical Council (GPC) and Health and CareProfessions Council (HCPC) prepares qualified nurses, pharmacists, physiotherapistsand podiatrists for independent prescribing and radiographers for supplementaryprescribing within a specified field of clinical practice.

Course Modules

Modules include: pharmacology and applied therapeutics; practical aspects of prescribing; prescribing in clinical practice.

Course Additional Entry

Current registration with an appropriate regulatory body (NMC, GPhC); 3 years post'registration experience; support from the sponsoring organisation; an identified designated medical practitioner; a 1st degree in health care; current DBS clearance.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Part Time