Kingston University London

Course Introduction

This course provides you with theoretical knowledge and practical experience needed to register as a nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.

Course Modules

Year 1 modules: Introduction to nursing for graduates; nursing practice part 1; nursing the acutely ill adult; long term conditions in adult nursing; nursing practice part 2. Year 2 modules: Complexities of adult nursing; transition to professional practice in adult nursing; developing and analysing evidence'based practice; nursing practice part 3.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip

Qualifications required:

  • A health or science-related degree at 2.2 or above. Health and science-related degrees could include health studies, psychology, physiology, biology, social sciences, or related studies to the above. Normally a minimum of 500 hours health or social care related experience. You must have at least five GCSEs at grade C or above, including English language, maths and a science subject, or equivalent qualifications, together with evidence of academic study, ideally within the last five years. Non-native speakers who do not have the equivalent of GCSE English at grade C (eg key skills level 2 literacy) require an IELTS score of 7.0, or equivalent. Experience of education or study within the last five years is preferred.